Even though it is only the beginning of October, it is never too early to prepare some of the details for a smoother and more enjoyable Thanksgiving holiday whether you will be a guest or a host this year! So, which side of Thanksgiving 2009 are you on? Are you the host or the guest for this year’s big celebration?
If you are the host, spend some time in the local bookstore perusing the food and entertaining magazines such as Bon Appetit, Food and Wine, Gourmet, Food Network Magazine, Martha Stewart Living and others. The November Thanksgiving issue is on the shelves and can give you, the host, some great ideas for organization as well as creative ways to plan your menu and even delegate!
If you are the guest and you are traveling to be with family and friends for Thanksgiving, then help out your budget and get ideas for a host gift now. Several stores, catalogues, and online stores have Thanksgiving related gift items on sale now. It is never too early to buy a thoughtful host gift.
Keep reading my blog for some more tips on making Thanksgiving 2009 the best ever!