Every dining section, food blog, website and more are stuck in a full-on nose dive towards Thanksgiving.
We can't help it.
It's the food holiday above all others.
Sure, some of us still talk about what we are thankful for, and probably more so after this Sandy debacle, but for the most part, people just want somewhere to eat the meal they look forward to all year.
Here are some resources to make this all easier.
Bittman has a good point; most of the issues are from not enough space on the stove.
So plan ahead peoples.
Here is a good way to plan ahead:
It includes some pretty useful ideas, like Thanksgiving for Two and Vegetarian Thanksgiving, as well as some pretty awesome menus like Elegant French and Chesapeake Bay Thanksgiving.
Maybe you just want to read through some of these for ideas.
Please read this article from Bon Appetit. Please read this. Please.
How to Carve a Turkey
Because whether you're doing it or not, everyone should know how to carve a bird. A turkey is just a large chicken anyway.
Now, I just need to say:
We're having goose this year.