8 Time Saving Thanksgiving Hacks
Thanksgiving is almost here and most are stressing out about all the Time it takes to put on the perfect Thanksgiving meal. There’s the turkey, the potatoes, the dressing, the gravy, and that doesn’t even include PIE!
Do you feel bad about having people bring dishes or do you welcome the help? Well large family or small we’re sure these tips will help you pull off an effortless looking Thanksgiving dinner.
We’ve put together a list of 8 time saving Thanksgiving hacks that can keep you on track this holiday season. You family won’t even know you took any short cuts because they’ll be too distracted by the amazing feast that you’ve prepared!
1 – Make Easy Single Serving Stuffing Muffins for Maximum Crispiness
Everyone loves perfectly crispy stuffing and making them in muffin tins does just that! Plus, once you pop them out they are already single serving size
2 – Wash Your Potatoes In The Dish Washer!
Do you need to wash a bushel of potatoes this year? We’ve go the easiest solution. In fact it’s so easy that we’re surprised we didn’t think of it ourselves! Place all you potatoes in a clean dishwasher and stand amazed as it does all the hard work!
3 – Tape Recipes Up On You Cabinets
Print out all your recipes for things you have to make day of and tape them to a cabinet door or your refrigerator. This gives you easy access with out having to work around or worry about spilling on the recipe. It also allows you to point helpers at an item and let them do the rest.
4 – Use a Wine glass to cut out biscuits
There is more than one use for a wine glass. For get trying to find the perfect cookie cutter for your biscuits and just grab an empty wine glass for perfectly shaped biscuits every time!
5 – Prep your Veggies the day before and store in the fridge
Cut up all your veggies the day or even 2 ahead so all you have to do is throw stuff together on the day! Need Onions for 3 different dishes cut them all the day before and store in individual zip lock bags marked with the dish name.
6 – Make You Turkey In The Crock Pot
Having a smaller Thanksgiving? Then skip making the whole turkey and try making a large turkey breast in the crock pot.
7 – Make sure you have containers ready for left overs
You can go fancy with a leftovers station and labels or just buy some sheep plastic containers. Spread the left over love so you don’t get stuck with left overs for weeks!
8 – Keep Apples from Browning with Canada Dry
There are several ways to keep apples looking fresh but I think this is by far my favorite! Keep your apple slices from going brown with adding the extra lemon that can sometimes make them too tart!