Every Thanksgiving Tip You Ever Needed
Why You Should Buy Your Turkey Right Now
Save yourself a lot of hassle and headache later. Pick up your Thanksgiving bird today.
The No-Stress Thanksgiving Prep Plan
You don’t want to wait until the last minute to pick up key Thanksgiving ingredients.
The Store-Bought Mashed Potatoes That Will Carry You Through The Holidays
Your guests will never know the difference from homemade.
Achieve Apple Pie Perfection with our 5 Best Recipes and Tips
How long will my turkey take to cook?
What to Eat the Days Before Thanksgiving
We're in the final stretch, people.
10 Valid Questions From a First-Time Thanksgiving Host--Answered
3 Kitchen Tools You Can't go Without This Thanksgiving
If you only choose a few, invest in these essential and endlessly versatile kitchen tools for Thanksgiving this year.
This Thanksgiving, Commit to a Kids' Table
This time-honored holiday tradition has been shunned by some, but here’s why it remains as practical as ever.
How (Exactly!) to Pick Out the Right Thanksgiving Turkey
We get it: Picking out a Thanksgiving turkey can be daunting. But there’s no need to be intimidated at the grocery store or farmstand when you’re picking out a bird. Here’s exactly what to look for, guided by a super-skillful chef.
How to Set Your First Thanksgiving Table on a Tight Budget
We tapped our in-house style expert on how to do thrifty finds for the win. While these tips are perfect for the first-time Thanksgiving host (who’s yet to accumulate a full set of dinnerware), they’re easily applied to hosting any large meal.
These Are the Worst Possible Ways to Thaw a Turkey
For the love of a safe Thanksgiving (and everyone at your table), do not thaw your turkey with any of these methods.
Why You Should Make a Sheet Cake Instead of Pie This Thanksgiving
It'll make prepping Thanksgiving dessert a *piece of cake*.
Everything You Need to Know About Breaking a Turkey Wishbone
What part of the turkey is the wishbone? Why do we break it at Thanksgiving? We have answers.
How to Make a Gorgeous Thanksgiving Turkey, According to a Food Stylist
Three key tips for preparing a bird that looks as good as it tastes.
These Are the Best Wines for Thanksgiving Dinner
Here are the best wines to pair with Thanksgiving dinner, from dinner to dessert.
How to Plan Thanksgiving Dinner for a Smaller Group
Even though many Thanksgiving recipes are developed to serve large crowds, cooking the holiday meal for a table of six or less can be an exceptionally special treat. Here are our best tricks for scaling the menu down.
Here's Your Answer to the Butterball Turkey Hotline’s Most Popular Question
Your biggest Thanksgiving conundrum—solved!
Bobby Flay Has a Genius Solution for Keeping Thanksgiving Dinner Warm
Flay cooks for 40 to 50 people every Thanksgiving, so he's developed a few time-saving tricks.
The 9 Things You Need for Your First ‘Adult’ Thanksgiving
Simple things that make or break Turkey Day.
Forget Wine—Drink Hard Cider this Thanksgiving
Find out why cider deserves a spot on your Thanksgiving table this year, then get your drink on with 5 delicious ciders to try.
6 Smart Tips for How to Tackle Breakfast on Thanksgiving Day
How to Cook a Frozen Turkey
If your Thanksgiving turkey didn’t thaw in time and you’re left with a block of ice, here’s how you can roast that frozen fowl and still enjoy your holiday dinner.
Joanna Gaines' Secret Ingredient for Pecan Pie is Kinda Genius
Why not spice things up this Thanksgiving?
Party-Planning Tips for a Seamless Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is about the food, but the way you present your party and showcase these individual dishes makes all the difference.
Having a Pie-Dough Meltdown? Make a Galette Instead
When it comes to pie, always have a plan B.
Why I Cook a Deconstructed Turkey Every Thanksgiving
Breaking the bird down before it hits the oven is this food writer’s secret for achieving perfectly succulent Thanksgiving turkey and flavorful stuffing year after year.
How to Prepare a Tastier Thanksgiving Turkey
Preparing that Thanksgiving turkey can be intimidating. But don’t fret! Here’s a short primer on exactly what to do between buying and roasting, with tips from a hotshot chef.
Does Pumpkin Pie Need to Be Refrigerated?
Plus, how to store the rest of your Thanksgiving leftovers.
A Guest's Guide to Thanksgiving Leftover Etiquette
Is Thanksgiving even Thanksgiving if you don't walk away with leftovers?
How Long Does Cranberry Sauce Last?
Has your Thanksgiving cranberry sauce gone bad? Learn how to tell—and find out how long homemade or canned cranberry sauce lasts.
6 Ways to Turn Leftover Stuffing Into Breakfast
If you’re not too stuffed, that is
How Long Is Pumpkin Pie Good For?
Has your Thanksgiving pumpkin pie gone bad? Learn how to tell—and find out how long store-bought or homemade pumpkin pie lasts.
Brilliant Ways to Use Leftover Mashed Potatoes
During the holiday season, you’re almost guaranteed to have more mashed potatoes than you know what to do with. Here are a few delicious ideas for putting those leftover mashed potatoes to good use.
How to Use Up Leftover Cranberry Sauce
Leftover cranberry sauce is the gift that keeps on giving.
What to Do With Leftover Stuffing
It's not a problem, it's an opportunity—for stuffing muffins.