November 11, 2014
Beautiful Printables for Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and it’s about this time that my stress level kicks in! There are so many details to think of to make this special occasion EXTRA special. From dinner planning to decorations to activities, and MORE – there is just a TON to think about. With all that said, I thought it would be great to gather up FREE, gorgeous printables that will help take the stress out of your Thanksgiving planning and make your day just PERFECT!
Now all YOU have to do is peruse these awesome Thanksgiving printables, print the ones you need, and voila – your Thanksgiving planning is done and your day will be amazing! Below you will find…
- 7 Kid/Family Activities
- 10 Food Printables
- 16 Decor Ideas
- 4 Printables for Your Spouse
- 7 Full Printable Collections
- 6 Miscellaneous Ideas
Kids/Family Thanksgiving Activities
Thanksgiving is not complete without fun activities to do! Here you will find fun stuff for the kids to do as well as adults!
1- Thanksgiving Photo Booth Props by The Dating Divas: Come on, who doesn’t love a fun photo booth?! Make your own homemade photo booth using these awesome props to create not only fun pictures but lasting family memories!
2- Thanksgiving Coloring Pages by Lil’ Luna: Sometimes the most stressful thing about Thanksgiving planning is keeping the kiddos entertained while waiting for dinner to be finished. Use these coloring pages as the perfect distraction for any aged child.
3- Thanksgiving Placemats by My Sister’s Suitcase: This Thankgiving printable not only keeps your kids entertained, it doubles as a placemat so their space on the table will stay cleaned too! Ha!
4- Thanksgiving Word Scramble by Moms and Munchkins: My kids are really into word searches and word scrambles. Kids and adults can work on unscrambling all these Thanksgiving themed words.
5- Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt by Teachable Mom-ments: Scavenger hunts are always a hit. Send parents and children on this Thanksgiving hunt and maybe even throw in a prize for the winner!
6- Thanksgiving Mad Lib by How Does She: Keep the entertainment going through dinner with each person sitting at dinner helping fill out these mad libs – with all the brilliant minds of the guests at your dinner – working together – I’m sure laughter is a guaranteed result!
7- Mr. and Mrs. Turkey Potato Head by Kiki Creates: Everyone loves Mr. Potato head – keep your guests entertained by making these Mr. and Mrs. TURKEY potato heads. The possibilities are endless.
Food, glorious food… Let’s be honest – besides being thankful, FOOD is what Thanksgiving is ALL about! It’s definitely my favorite part! Use these awesome Thanksgiving printables to help in all your food preparations.
8- Thanksgiving Candy Bar Wrapper by The Dating Divas: Even though chocolate is not part of the usual Thanksgiving dinner plans – it should be! Use this fantastic printable wrapper to let your guests know how grateful you are for them (and chocolate – lol).
9- Today I’m Grateful for You Bread Wrap by Whipperberry: My mother-in-law makes the most AH-MA-ZING bread, rolls, etc. This Thankgiving printable bread wrap puts the added bonus onto an already awesome food!
10- Thanksgiving ‘Leftovers’ Printables by I Heart Nap Time: Oh my goodness – if you think you won’t have leftovers after dinner – then you are just tricking yourself! These wonderful printable tags are just what your leftovers need – so the Thanksgiving food gets to the right place.
11- Food and Cupcake Toppers by Skip to my Lou: Sometimes the ‘small’ things are what really make something great. Add these fun toppers to your food to give it that added touch you are looking for.
12- Thanksgiving Snack Mix Tag by No Biggie: While your guests are waiting for the main course to be finished, use these cute snack mix tags with some yummy snacks to help ‘tie’ them over until dinner.
13- Thanksgiving Toothpick Flag by Somewhat Simple: These fun toothpick flag Thanksgiving printables are just what the doctor ordered to help your dinner POP!
14- Turkey Day Menu Plan by Wes Wen Design: Every good dinner needs a good menu plan to help it start. Use these Thankgiving planning pages to help you stay organized and stress free!
15- Thanksgiving Pie Toppers by I Heart Salt Lake: These pie toppers are just what you need when you want to keep the pies fresh by covering them, yet also don’t want to guess what each pie is! The toppers do the work for you.
16- Lunch Sack Messages by Crafts & Sutch: Your kids are still in school, and your spouse still goes to work on the days leading up to Thanksgiving. These messages let each know how much you love them and think about them everyday.
17- Thankful for Everything by Paging Supermom: This is yet another cute idea to let your loved ones know how grateful you are to everything by giving them a special treat.
Decorations are what really give the nice touch to your home. Pick from these amazing Thanksgiving printables for your perfect decorations.
18- Count Your Many Blessings Tree by Somewhat Simple: Since Thanksgiving is the holiday to remember all you are thankful for, this printable tree is awesome. Write all the things you are especially thankful for and add it to the tree. Or for a fun twist, have your guests write one thing they are thankful for as they arrive and then share all the items during dinner.
19- Thankful Tree Printables by Tatortots and Jello: If you are looking for a fun centerpiece, make a fun tree, then fill out these fantastic Thanksgiving printable tags to really help this thankful tree come to life.
20- Always Something to be Thankful for by Daisy Cottage Designs: Print and frame this fun printable to remind you that no matter how hard life gets, there is always something to be thankful for.
21- November When… by The Dating Divas: Use this wonderful Thanksgiving printable as a great focal point of dinner by having each guest fill it in with their favorite Thanksgiving memory or what they are most thankful for. It will really be a great reminder of what the day is all about.
22- Autumn, Harvest, Gather Signs by Yellow Bliss Road for Tatortots and Jello: Sometimes all you need is some gorgeous art to really make your Thanksgiving planning and decor POP!
23- Give Thanks Banner by At Second Street: I absolutely love banners and this one does not disappoint! Hang this as a great focal point for your Thanksgiving dinner.
24- Gobble til you Wobble by These Creative Juices: This fun Thanksgiving printable will make your guests smile when they walk in the door.
25- Thanksgiving Chevron Subway Art by Eye Candy Creative Studio: This gorgeous printable subway art is just what your Thanksgiving decorations need.
26- In All Things Give Thanks by Happy Go Lucky: This is such a cute printable that will the fun added touch your decorating needs.
27- Thankful, Grateful, Blessed by Design Love Inspiration: Print this amazing picture, add an awesome frame, and you will have the perfect decoration for your Thanksgiving dinner.
29- Count Your Many Blessings by Sprik Space: Have this excellent printable hung throughout the month of November as a visual reminder to remember your blessings.
30- Gratitude Garland by Bible Based Homeschooling: This is a fantastic visual that you can have on display as your guests arrive. Have them write one thing they are grateful for then add it to this garland to really help your Thanksgiving decor be awesome!
31- Keep Calm and Gobble On by Craftily Ever After: If you like a more simple look, then this Thanksgiving printable is for you! It’s clean, elegant, and would add a last finishing touch to your special day.
32- Today I am Thankful Because… by Creative Juice: This is a fantastic printable because not only can you use it on Thanksgiving day, you can use it for the whole month of December! Just frame it, get a dry erase marker, and write a different thing for every day leading up to Thanksgiving. What an awesome decoration that will be!
33- Thanksgiving Centerpiece using Circles by Sweet Metel Moments: This is a cute centerpiece that would be great for a kids table or your food serving table. However you use it, it will be great for your Thanksgiving planning.
Thanksgiving Ideas for Your Spouse
Thanksgiving is not just about planning dinner and family get-togethers – it’s a time to show your gratitude for your spouse. Use these ideas to let him/her know just how great they are.
34- Cowboy and Pilgrim Bedroom Game by The Dating Divas: Since Thanksgiving originated with the Pilgrims – why not do a little role-playing and have a fun night with your spouse?
35- Pumpkin ‘Pie’ Love You by The Dating Divas: Take some of your pumpkin pie, add an awesome printable to it, and show your spouse some love!
36- Thanksgiving Love Notes by Happy Home Fairy: These might be a little bit cheesy – but still cute! Put these love notes in your spouse’s lunch bag, briefcase, car, etc. to show him/her the love he/she deserves!
37- Turkey Treat Bag by The Dating Divas: This is a fun and cute bag that you can put all your spouse’s favorite treats in. What’s even better – the post linked up to it is a Thanksgiving planning date so you can really get all your last minute items checked off your list!
Thanksgiving Printable Packs
If you are like me, you don’t need help with just one aspect of your Thanksgiving planning, you need help all-around! These Thanksgiving printable packs do just that – all your needs met in one place!
38- Thanksgiving Dinner Printables by The TomKat Studio: This pack follows a neutral colored theme, has clean lines and is just gorgeous throughout!
39- Thanksgiving Party Set by Amanda’s Parties to Go: This fun pack uses the more traditional bright colors of Thanksgiving and has a ‘happy’ feel to it.
40- Thanksgiving Printable Collection by Yellow Bliss Road: This pack is a fun gray themed pack with adorable printables that you will fall in love with.
41- Thanksgiving Fall Kit by Paper Glitter: If you are having a small, intimate dinner that includes children, then this pack is perfect for you!
42- Bee Thankful by The 36th Avenue: This is a fun Bee themed pack that will fit all your Thanksgiving needs.
43- Thanksgiving Printable Kit by How to Nest for Less: If you like lots of traditional pilgrim and turkey themed items, then this is the pack for you! All the printables are darling and lots of fun.
44- Thanksgiving Party Collection by Stephanie Creekmur for Pizzazzerie.com: This plaid themed pack is just spectacular. It uses the warm colors of Fall that really make all the printables stand out.
Miscellaneous Thanksgiving Ideas
There always seem to be just a few random things you need that don’t necessarily fit in a specific category. Browse through all these to see if your last minute need is here!
46- Thanksgiving Thankful Calendar Countdown by The Letter 4 via Tip Junkie: There are endless calendars that count down to Christmas, why not to Thanksgiving? This is an adorable Thanksgiving printable that will get you super excited for the special day!
47- Thanksgiving Gift Tags by Hello, Good Gravy: If you like to leave your host/hostess with a little thank you gift for hosting the Thanksgiving festivities or if you like to send your guests off with a small trinket – then these tags are just what you need.
48- Thanksgiving Planning Pages by Crafting Chicks: Take all the stress out of your Thanksgiving planning using these printable pages, to keep you organized and on track!
49- Thankful for you Stationary and Gift tags by The TomKat Studio: This stationary and matching gift tags are exactly what you need to finish up your Thanksgiving plans.
50- Thanksgiving or Hostess Gift Tags by The Idea Room: Use these adorable tags for a hostess gift or giveaways at your Thanksgiving dinner.
All of these ideas are just so amazing, it’s going to be hard to narrow it down and decide which ones you use! Each has it’s own uniqueness that really helps it stand out. Good luck choosing which ones to use to make your Thanksgiving dinner just perfect.
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