Fun and Free Thanksgiving Ideas for Your Home

I want to start off by offering you these FREE Thanksgiving printables.   Just click on the link to take you to the post.  Then right click on your mouse and save it into your pictures.  You can have it professionally printed at your photo shop, or print it from you computer.









Turkey Day:
Day of Turkey:


 Here are some other fun ideas for your Thanksgiving.  Just click on the picture and it will take you to the post that will give you the printable and show you how to make it.

A Treat Bag For Your Thanksgiving Dinner:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/11/thanksgiving-treat-bag-printable.html

Place cards to go on Your Table:

http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/11/free-thanksgiving-place-card-printables.html
And Four Different Matching Napkin Rings:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/11/thanksgiving-napkin-rings-free-printable.html


 Plus matching Leftover Tags:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/11/thanksgiving-leftovers-tag-free.html

Make a Thanksgiving Card:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/11/a-fingerprint-thanksgiving-turkey-card.html
 Color a Thankful Turkey with the kids:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2011/11/thankful-turkey-coloring-kraft.html
I am thankful for many things handout:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2011/08/i-am-thankful-for-many-things.html

Play Thanksgiving BINGO with your family


Make the kids a cute turkey shirt:
http://hollyshome-hollyshome.blogspot.com/2013/09/tutorial-and-pattern-on-how-to-make.html

Make a matching turkey bow:

How to build a rustic wood ladder




Here are some cute ideas 
that I have found on the web:


Never know what to do with your leftover pumpkin seeds?  Here's a great idea!  Add some honey and roast them in the oven.  
Here's how:



A Thankful Pumpkin:
Here's a cute idea that I found on the web.  It is a thankful pumpkin by One Artsy Mama.  You can click on the link to see her blog.

Turkey Vegetables:
Another great idea that I found on the web.  I definitely must do this one.
http://twitpic.com/beyx4s
 Click on the picture to see the creator, Happy Being Healthy

Turkey Shooting Contest:
I thought this was so cute.  I found the idea on pinterest, but the picture did not link into a web page.  Shoot the balloons with a nerf gun and see who can get the most points.

 Candy Corn Bowling:
This is just so cute I can't wait to try it.  It is from Fleece Fun's web site.  Just click on the picture below to get the free printable.
http://www.fleecefun.com/1/post/2012/09/bonus-craft-tutorial-and-free-printable-candy-corn-bowling.html#comment-73189

 Thanksgiving Cootie Catcher
Help children practice thankfulness with this gratitude activity for kids. This easy Thanksgiving craft is a free printable Thanksgiving Cootie Catcher. Learn how to fold a cootie catcher / paper fortune teller.
Super Cute!!! at BrenDid.com

Pumpkin Dip:
This idea is from Carolina Charm.  I think I am going to use it for my Thanksgiving feast.  You can too, just click on the picture below.
http://www.northcarolinacharm.com/2011/10/pumpkin-dip.html
 Candy Pumpkin Bracelets:
This would be a great activity for the kids while they are waiting for dinner.  It is from Simply Kierste's Blog where she gives you step by step instructions on how to make it.
http://simplykierste.com/2010/09/candy-pumpkin-bracelets.html
Folded Paper Fall Leaves:
Looking for some great homemade decorations.  Happy Clippings has a great one, and you can involve the whole family. 
http://www.happyclippings.com/2013/09/diy-folded-paper-fall-leaves.html
 A Really Cute Turkey To Color:
Doodle Art Gallery has a bunch of really cute coloring pages.  To check it out just click on the picture below:
http://www.doodle-art-alley.com/free-animal-coloring-pages.html
Pilgrims To Color:
I found these on Pinterest, but they are from this blog: http://www.sandibard.com/catalog.php?category=2

Tons of cute Thanksgiving Downloads:
These are from Prepared Not Scared's web page.  She really has some great ideas! Click on the Tick-Tack-Turkey to see her post.
http://preparednotscared.blogspot.com/search/label/Thanksgiving
And.... if you still need more games, Here is a color by letter turkey:
Reading With Kids has several great coloring pages and cards that you can do with your kids. 
Be sure to check it out.
http://www.reading-with-kids.com/thanksgiving.html

 Have a Charlie Brown Thanksgiving:
Pretend, Party & Play shows how they put on a Charlie Brown Thanksgiving with the kids.
http://pretendpartyandplay.blogspot.com/2010/11/charlie-brown-thanksgiving.html?showComment=1383583298182#c5237475450187784901


Here are some "Bee Thankful"
printouts that are really cute from The 36 AVENUE:

"Bee" Thankful Free Printables at the36thavenue.com Perfect for Thanksgiving!

Make a turkey shirt
by artsy-fartsy Mama
Maybe not the back, but fabric glue the front pic - cute:

Make Thanksgiving napkin rings
Crafts by Amanda

Thanksgiving Napkin Rings & Placecards by Amanda Formaro of Crafts by Amanda

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