You still with me? I'm trying to ease you into things here, and keep you on schedule. It will be much more relaxing in the end...trust me!
This day's schedule is arranged by the count down to dinner (2:00 this year)
Turkey, 3.5 hours
Begin the next 5 things on the list:
Make stuffing (I do not stuff my bird)
Pull out corn pudding and pineapple to come to room temp.
Pull out appetizers and bloody marys, brie and chili dip in micro.
Make mashed potatoes and keep in crock pot, adding extra milk if they get dry
Okay, we're T minus 1 hour, the minute by minute countdown comes next. Just work it according to what time you want to sit down to eat. This is the order of the menu items arranged by baking time
Grill kielbasi, 1 hour before dinner and counting...
Bake stuffing, 45 min.
Bake corn pudding, 40 min.
Reheat gravy, 40 min.
Reheat mushrooms, 30 min.
Green beans and sweet potato casseroles in oven, 30 min
Pull out turkey and let it rest, 30 min
Bake pineapple, 25 min.
Plate cranberry sauce
EAT, DRINK, BE MERRY, SLEEP!
*Want a fantastic Pumpkin Pie recipe? I'll give it to you tomorrow, but in the meantime go shopping for the following ingredients:
1 can (15oz) solid pack pumpkin
pumpkin pie spice