Just because Thanksgiving is traditional doesn't mean it has to be mundane. We searched the best of the internet for the most creative Thanksgiving ideas for decorating, activities, and treats to share with you. Many of these ideas were created by moms and are totally kid-friendly and fun! We hope you are as inspired as we are.
This awesome pumpkin pie-inspired rice crispy dessert looks too yummy to pass up! See the full tutorial at justataste.com.
This spectacular candle centerpiece is simple to create with a few strips of burlap, twine, and artificial or real leaves. It's a whimsical and beautiful accent for the Thanksgiving table. Find the full tutorial at thatswhatchesaid.net.
These candy corn fruit cocktails are healthy and yummy! Layered with pineapple, mini orange slices, and whipped cream, they are sure to delight all the kids at Thanksgiving dinner. More on how to make these at familyfreshmeals.com.
Big Thanksgiving dinner plans don't have to overshadow an awesome Thanksgiving breakfast! These turkey cinnamon rolls have all the goods; icing, candy, and delicious bacon tail feathers! Find the full tutorial at pillsbury.com.
Beautify your Thanksgiving table with pumpkins carved with a drill. This easy craft is sophisticated and very creative! More at craftynest.com.
This paper leaf garland is simple and eye catching. Make one to decorate your dining room or to add a decorative touch that welcomes guests at the front door. Get the printable at abeautifulmess.com.
Another beautiful paper craft, this cheerful turkey would be perfect for a dinner table centerpiece or to decorate a buffet table. It's so easy to make that kids can help too! More at agirlandagluegun.com.
Celebrate the blessings of the past year with a thankful box. Decorate a tissue box to look like a turkey and encourage your family to write down several things they are thankful for on small pieces of paper. Place all the papers inside the box and take turns reading each one. More at iheartcraftythings.com.
These cute stuffed hearts are from letslassothemoon.com. "Throughout Thanksgiving Day, our family will take on the task of giving away as many hearts as possible. To give them away, we need to notice something that a family member does for us, without being asked, that shows they care about us. We give them one of our hearts, thanking them for the thing they've done for us, recognizing the reason why they've done it."
And don't forget to decorate your Thanksgiving table place settings with turkey toes. They double as a treat and a thank you favor to take home! More at etsy.com.
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We hope you enjoy some delicious food and make lots of memories with your families! Which was your favorite idea?