30 Pre-Thanksgiving Meal and Snack Ideas

Stress-free cooking for the busy weeks in November leading up to Turkey Day.
Published October 31, 2016

Thanksgiving Day can feel like it’s preceded by Preparation Month — and everyday meals fall by the wayside. If holiday cooking is taking over your kitchen, these recipes will help you reclaim your table!  Our collection of healthy and easy mix-and-match dishes — broken out into soups, sandwiches, salads, pastas, and seasonal fruity snacks — can be just for you, or easily scaled up if you’re making food for the family. Leave the takeout menus in the drawer, and make yourself a Plan-friendly stir-fry, soup, or sandwich instead.