Your Two-Week Timetable for Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is not a spur-of-the-moment meal thrown together, especially if you're having the whole family over. You need to plan out a menu, check your grocery list twice, and have a very specific timetable if you want to the get the turkey and the rolls out at the same temperature. Luckily, we've done the hardest part for you!

Here's a two-week timetable for Thanksgiving that you can make your own with family-favorite turkey day dishes. Start by gathering all the recipes you'd like to make and create one master shopping list. Once you have all the ingredients you need, get to work on your show-stopping meal.

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2 Weeks Before

Weekend Before

Day Before

Thursday Morning

7 Hours Before Dinner

2 Hours Before Dinner

1 Hour Before Dinner

30 Minutes Before Dinner

15 Minutes Before Dinner

After all of that, take a seat near the punch bowl and enjoy the night with friends and family. Whether you're watching football or preparing for Black Friday shopping, just know that you were the superstar of the night.


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