But just how does a mom or dad pull off including kids in the cooking without ending up with egg shells in the egg nog? It's really not as hard as you might think. Recruit your small-sized sous-chef and you'll find all sorts of bonding opportunities this Thanksgiving.
Shop 'til They Drop
Baked (not Smothered) Sweet Potatoes
Ashley Grimaldo comes from a long line of penny pinchers and enjoys blogging on money-saving tips and advice for frugal-minded parents. She lives with her husband and three children in Bryan, Texas. Ashley has been featured among such media outlets as Redbook, The Chicago Tribune, Time.com, and CBS News-Houston.