12 Must-Have Products to Fix Any Thanksgiving Emergency
It’s the biggest meal, biggest travel day—and the biggest potential for headaches of the year. But these handy items can help your holiday go off without a hitch.
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Problem: Bumps, bruises, and burns
Accidents happen, and in a house full of people, kids, and hot burners, the odds of them happening go up. These genius ice packs actually stick to your skin, providing relief without slowing you down. Keep a stash in the freezer and you can apply them anywhere, even your temples should a headache somehow develop. Here are the quick answers to the most frequently asked Thanksgiving questions.
Problem: Too many leftovers
An abundance of Thanksgiving leftovers isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Having no place to put them, on the other hand… Luckily, Rubbermaid’s Brilliance storage containers are leakproof, BPA-free, and stackable, so you can see at a glance how much stuffing is left when you’re looking for a late-night snack.
Problem: No fresh herbs
Grocery stores are a mob scene this time of year, and if you don’t get there by Monday of Thanksgiving week, things are sold out. Fortunately, someone at Target anticipated this and now stocks frozen common herbs like basil and cilantro, as well as other kitchen staples like garlic, in tiny blocks you can easily add to a recipe for an instant flavor boost, no thawing required. The equivalencies (1 cube = 1 clove of garlic) are right there on the package to make the chef’s job even easier. Wow your guests by sharing the true stories behind these 15 Thanksgiving “facts.”
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