Thanksgiving Recipes And Craft Projects: Over A Dozen To Choose From!

Thanksgiving is coming… it’s creeping up on us and I thought that I’d put together a post that will highlight everything from Thanksgiving recipes to Thanksgiving crafts. After all, we all know how quickly this time of year goes.

Halloween flashes by and before we know it, we are running to the supermarket trying to score cans of cranberry.

Thanksgiving Recipes And Craft Projects: Over A Dozen To Choose From!

Thanksgiving Recipes And Craft Projects: Over A Dozen To Choose From!

Ok so let’s break this Thanksgiving post down into a few sections:

  • Thanksgiving Recipes – including appetizers, side dishes and desserts
  • Thanksgiving Crafts

Topic 1! Thanksgiving Recipes are really easy to find these days with websites like Pinterest.  I’m going to link to a ton of recipes for you to check out.

Thanksgiving Appetizers:

Butternut Squash Soup

Thanksgiving Appetizers: Butternut Squash Soup – click here for recipe

Monkey Bread Recipe

Thanksgiving Appetizer: Monkey Bread – click here

My family is obsessed with monkey bread. Once you start making it – there is no turning back. So, be warned. 

Thanksgiving Side Dishes:

Cranberry Orange Relish

Click here for Cranberry Orange Relish

Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipe: Beet and Tangerine Salad with Cranberry Dressing

Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipe: Beet and Tangerine Salad with Cranberry Dressing – click here

Thanksgiving Side Dish: Roasted Vegetables

Thanksgiving Side Dish: Roasted Vegetables – click here

I literally make this recipe all the time. It is so easy to make and is one of my favorite things to make. 

Thanksgiving Side Dishes: Homemade Foccacia Bread – click here

Artichoke Sun Dried Tomato Cheese Muffins

Thanksgiving Side Dishes: Artichoke Sun-Dried Tomato Cheese Muffins – click here

Maple Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Thanksgiving Side Dish: Maple Roasted Brussel Sprouts – click here

Thanksgiving Desserts:

Thanksgiving cupcakes

Click here for Thanksgiving cupcakes. What a FUN dessert!

Pilgrim Cookies

Thanksgiving Desserts: Click here for the Pilgrim Cookies recipe.

Thanksgiving Desserts: Gobble Gobble Nutter Butter Cookies

Thanksgiving Desserts: Gobble Gobble Nutter Butter Cookies – click here

Thanksgiving Dessert: Pumpkin Cupcakes

Thanksgiving Dessert: Pumpkin Cupcakes – click here

Thanksgiving Dessert: Pecan Pie recipe

Thanksgiving Dessert: Pecan Pie recipe – click here

Topic 2! I thought it would be nice to include some art and craft projects for the kids. They could work on these before the big day, or you can have enough out for the kids that are celebrating with you.

Thanksgiving Crafts:

Thanksgiving Crafts – printable!! Click here to take advantage of some really great ideas.

Thanksgiving Craft: Toilet Paper Turkey Roll – click here

Thanksgiving Craft: Turkey Nut Holder – click here (bonus craft on that page too)

Thanksgiving Craft KIT: Place Card Holder – click here

Thanksgiving Craft: Gratuity Mobile – click here

Thanksgiving Craft: Handprint Turkey – click here

About Vera Sweeney

Vera Sweeney – mom, blogger, and New York resident – is the founder of Lady and the Blog. Her main focus is to help busy women stay on top of the latest style, culinary, and parenting trends.

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Comments

  1. lizzys wrote:

    love the pilgrim hat cookie!!!!!

    Posted 10.15.11
  2. Jennifer wrote:

    I really like the toilet paper turkey roll . I am going to be doing some crafts with my kids for Thanksgiving. We are going to be making these Foam Turkey Napkin Rings. I found a guide for these at http://factorydirectcraft.com/factorydirectcraft_blog/simple-thanksgiving-craft-project-craft-foam-turkey-napkin-ring/

    Posted 10.28.11
  3. Hello Vera, Happy Thanksgiving!! I like your thanksgiving recipes and crafts idea very much. Dessert recipes are very yummy and crafts are very creative. I am learning lots of recipes and creative crafts for this thanksgiving.

    Posted 6.27.12

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