Here are some tips (links and videos) that could help if this is your first Thanksgiving or if you’ve been preparing the family feast for years.
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Butterball has been helping frazzled cooks who run into trouble on Thanksgiving Day with its 800 number.
How to spatchcock a turkey
Some cooks swear by this method of cooking a turkey and insist it gives the best taste, juciest meat and crispest skin.
Deep frying a turkey
Think you might want to deep fry your turkey?
This video shows you how.
Thanksgiving on a budget
Going out to eat for Thanksgiving
And if all else fails.. or you just don’t want to go through all the hassle, here’s where you can go on Thanksgiving in the Midlands to get your Thanksgiving meal.