Hosting Thanksgiving is a big job and requires a lot of planning and preparation. If you’ll be hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, or know someone who is, use the free printable Thanksgiving planners listed below to make the job a little easier. Each of the Thanksgiving planners we’ve found are a bit different so you may even benefit from using more than one. If you’re like me, you need all the help you can get! Use the Thanksgiving planners to lay out food ideas, shopping lists, seating arrangements, and everything leading up to the big day.
Here’s where you can find a free printable Thanksgiving planner that will help you to help yourself.
Whadda Ya Looking At?.com
First of all, how cute is the name of this site? It appears that Whadda Ya Looking At? deals in web design and is kind enough to offer a few free printables along the way. I have to say that their printable Thanksgiving planner was the best one that I found. It includes eight pages of different ways to keep you organized and on task when you’re hosting Thanksgiving. This printable Thanksgiving planner is absolutely FREE and there is no sign-up or registration required to use.
This Thanksgiving planner features :
– A blank calendar that you can fill in with any information you feel relevant
– A pretty sheet for your completed Thanksgiving menu
– Guest list (including RSVP boxes and guest count)
– Seating arrangement diagrams
– Blank recipe cards
– Three shopping list sheets
– A full page of for notes and ideas.
If you are virtually clueless regarding what to do to plan for your Thanksgiving celebration, you will LOVE this Thanksgiving planner from Martha Stewart. Everything is provided for you – all you have to do is print it up and follow the plan. It includes what to do the first week of November and continues all the way to the actual cooking of the turkey and calling guests to the table. She’s thought of everything and since Martha Stewart is the guru of homemaking, you know the advice she provides in this planner is good.
What I like about the Thanksgiving planner offered at Ocean Spray is that you can customize it with the information you need the most. Make the free planner as large or as small by clicking on the page you want to include in your book – then click the ‘Create Book’ tab located at the bottom of the screen. It downloads FAST through Acrobat Reader. This printable Thanksgiving planner is absolutely FREE and there is not sign-up or registration required to use.
This Thanksgiving planner features:
– 9 pages of planning sheets and information
– 9 pages of essential information for using cranberries as part of your Thanksgiving meal
– 6 pages of menu ideas
– 11 pages of recipe ideas for appetizers, side dishes, desserts, and much more
– Miscellaneous Thanksgiving crafts and fun ideas
This Thanksgiving planner is a very basic all-in-one sheet that is easy to understand and use. It includes a place to tally up the total number of adult and children guests, and has an area to write down place cards, place settings, and the full Thanksgiving menu (divided into categories). This is a great Thanksgiving planner for those that are too busy to devote a lot of time (or energy) into all the details of a big Thanksgiving celebration. This printable Thanksgiving planner is available absolutely free and requires so sign up or registration.
To reduce the amount of time you’ll spend preparing your Thanksgiving meal, find a printable Thanksgiving planner you like and get to work on it now. You’ll be so glad you did!
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Associated Content – Jennifer Wagner