4 Ways Your Kids Can Help Make This Thanksgiving The Best One Yet Courtney Hayes November 19, 2015 ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY Preparing a Thanksgiving feast is quite the undertaking. But you don’t have to do it alone! With the help of some unusual suspects, you can make this Thanksgiving a turkey-filled wonderland. To make sure your holiday is everything you dreamed of, get your kids involved by having them take on these four helpful (and playful) tasks. 1. They can make some unique art to make your whole place more festive. Thanksgiving decor is nothing some glue, paper, and a few leaves can’t handle. Fall Leaf Hedgehog via Krokotak 2. Kids can make the table match whatever color scheme you’re going for. Kids might not love setting the table but we bet they’ll love coloring on it. Coloring Book Tablecloth via Parents 3. They can entertain guests while you finish up any last minute prep. Kids are notoriously good at putting on epic finger puppet shows. Help them create their own cast and then let their imagination run wild as they put on a memorable performance for any guests. And in the meantime, you can do any last minute tasks. DIY Turkey Finger Puppet via Handmade Charlotte 4. They can decorate the desserts. Let kids decorate these Rice Krispie treats for dessert. It’s one less thing you have to do and it’s another opportunity for them to sneak in some candy. Turkey Rice Krispie Treats via Shugary Sweets Find more Thanksgiving inspiration here.