12 Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

12 Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

We all need Thanksgiving dinner ideas for now that the season is here.  Keep with some of the traditional dishes of Thanksgiving but add a twist! These 12 Thanksgiving dinner ideas are just perfect for that twist you are looking for…

Sweet Potato Casserole with Butter Pecan Crumble

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Easy Green Bean Casserole

This is a staple for every Thanksgiving Dinner! The flavor in this dish is just to die for and Campbell’s has the recipe for you!

Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas-Green Bean Casserole
via Campbell’s


Sage, Onion and Smoked Bacon Stuffing

The sage and smoked bacon in this dish gives it a huge hearty flavor, one that will be a big hit at your family Thanksgiving dinner table!

Thanksgiving dinner ideas-Sage onion and smoked bacon stuffing
via HGTV


Creamy Crock Pot Corn

Your family will love this recipe. The cream cheese in the corn gives it the creamiest taste and just leaves you wanting more!

thanksgiving dinner ideas-creamy crock pot corn
via What2Cook


Cauliflower Mash with Ricotta and Roasted Garlic

For those who are trying to watch their diet, as much as you can through the holidays, this dish is for you. It is made with cauliflower but tastes just like mashed potatoes.

thanksgiving dinner ideas-cauliflower mash with ricotta and roasted garlic
via Little Broken
Creamy Macaroni and Cheese Casserole

This homemade macaroni and cheese casserole is the creamiest and easiest dish to make! Your family will absolutely love it!

thanksgiving dinner ideas-creamy macaroni and cheese casserole
via Spend with Pennies


Sour Cream & Cheddar Baked Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are the go to side dish for Thanksgiving but give them a little extra something (cheese) and your guests will rave over them!

thanksgiving dinner ideas-sour cream and cheddar baked mashed potatoes
via Cozy Country Living
Hawaiian Dinner Rolls

These rolls are a homemade take on the store bought and just as good! Be that super hostess and try these from scratch.

thanksgiving dinner ideas-hawaiian dinner rolls
via Serena Bakes Simply from Scratch
Easy Pumpkin Pie Bites

If you don’t want to make a full Pumpkin Pie then this is for you! These are so cute and just the perfect idea for your guests to have their own pie:)

thanksgiving dinner ideas-easy pumpkin pie bites
via Sugar Apron
Cinnamon Roll Apple Pie
Slow Cooker Apple Crisp
Continuing with the apple theme this slow cooker apple crisp is a tasty, easy and great alternative to pie. Give it a try.
thanksgiving dinner ideas-slow cooker apple crisp
via Real HouseMoms

and last but certainly not least…this is one that you and the kids can make and then of course enjoy eating together at Thanksgiving!


No-Bake White Chocolate Cinnamon Toast Crunch Bars

Made with all kids favorite cereal Cinnamon Toast Crunch! These are just perfect for anyone’s sweet tooth!

thanksgiving dinner ideas-no bake white chocolate cinnamon toast crunch bars
via Averie Cooks

These are our 12 great ideas for your Thanksgiving dinner. I hope that we have helped with you to get just a little twist to your holidays!

If you are interested in how to decorate your table for the Thanksgiving holiday see our blog post for that too!

Have a great Thanksgiving!

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