Thanksgiving will be here before you know it! Is your kitchen ready? Make sure you’ve got everything in order to ensure a feast unlike any other. Here’s a few tips to make sure your home is prepared for the biggest cooking holiday of the year.
Clean it all. The first thing you need to do is make sure your kitchen is ready by cleaning it. Ensure that all dishes and cutlery are clean and wipe down the counters and stove top. Sweep and mop the floors and vacuum any rugs to start off with a truly clean space. This will allow you to cook your holiday meal without worrying about the mess.
Prep beforehand. Prepare as much as you can the week or day before your Thanksgiving meal. You can organize ingredients, prepare desserts, and peel and chop vegetables, all the day before you need them. This saves time in the kitchen and could lead to a smaller mess on the day of.
Throw away. On the subject of cleaning everything, take this opportunity to clean out your fridge. You’ll be surprised at what you’ve been hoarding int here and it’ll free up space for your meal prep and the eventual leftovers from your meal.
Consider replacing your kitchen laminate before holiday guests arrive. Your kitchen’s flooring may be old, cracked, or simply dull. Now’s the time to refresh your flooring and ensure a holiday to remember. Your brand new space will be optimal for entertaining guests and cooking your Thanksgiving dinner.