The Kids’ Table: Thanksgiving Tips, Tricks, and Ideas

Thanksgiving is just days away, and while you are hustling and bustling to prepare a festive feast and arrange an appealing ambiance for your guests' approval, you might overlook an essential element in ensuring this year's Turkey Day success…

The kiddies have lots of energy and small attention spans, so it's important to keep them occupied and entertained — that way you can savor some well-deserved adult time. That's why we're loving these awesome ideas for your pint-sized guests from Tip Junkie. Putting the finishing touches on your holiday meal, enjoying a conversation with other grown-ups, and digesting on the couch with some good old-fashioned football are no longer out of the question. In fact, with these tips, entertaining your little turkeys will be a piece-of-cake procedure. Now that's something to be thankful for.

Here are a few of our favorites ideas:

From engaging games to tasty table d├ęcor to creative crafts… the kiddos will feel privileged (and not penalized) for being seated at their very own T-Day table. And after a delightful day for guests of all ages, don't be surprised if you are dubbed this year's hostess with the mostess!

Happy Thanksgiving!

~Annaliese Trigler