Sunday, November 24, 2013

Make Thanksgiving Fun

Thanksgiving is a day to give thanks and spend time with those we love. Sometimes this means an intimate dinner but sometimes it means a large gathering of friends and family. Why not do a few little extra things to make the day a little more fun? Here are some ideas…

Hoosier Homemade posted this adorable idea for a kids table:

Kids-Table-HoosierHomemade

You can even set out these cute coloring pages from PaperGlitter to keep the kids entertained while they wait for their food.

paperglitter thanksgiving free printable coloring page

While the older kids often run off to play a game of football why not create this fun game for the younger ones…Turkey Bowling!

Thanksgiving-Turkey-Bowl

Looking for some appetizer ideas? 

This cheese ball from Handmade in the Heartland is sure to be a big hit!

Cheeseball-Decorated-as-Turkey

The kids will certainly love this adorable veggie cup…you could even put a small amount of dip in the bottom so they are good to go!

Veggies-cup-turkey

Trick your guests into thinking they are having dessert first with these cute cheese snacks.

Pumpkin Pie Cheese bite_closeup

I hope these ideas have inspired you to think a little outside of the box to add a touch of fun to your Thanksgiving day festivities! For more inspiration you can check out more great pins on Pinterest.