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Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so it’s a good idea to start planning how and with whom you might celebrate this special time of the year in 2022. If you feel it’s time to step things up a notch and bring the wow to your Thanksgiving, you might like to try out some or all of the tips below. Set a Theme Most people concentrate on the food they serve or make on Thanksgiving and don’t get around to thinking too much about how they decorate their homes for the holiday. If you want to up the ante this year, it’s worth setting a theme for your Thanksgiving celebrations. You could go in numerous directions with this, such as choosing a particular color scheme or seasonal palette or basing the theme around your favorite film, TV show, book, or the like. You might prefer to select a country and create a travel-based theme, or you could opt for a formal affair or outdoors one, or pick a sport as the basis for your décor and other party elements. Some people enjoy having a harvest celebration or farmers’ market feel to their Thanksgiving events. In contrast, others focus on wowing the kids in their life by choosing themes such as fairies, princesses, dinosaurs, robots, cowboys, or the circus. Start Some Fun Traditions Thanksgiving can be an excellent time to start new traditions with your family or friends. For example, since it’s the beginning of the holiday season, you could exchange Christmas tree ornaments or small Hanukkah gifts, choose and decorate a Christmas tree together, or enjoy some quality downtime after a big Thanksgiving meal watching a holiday movie. You might choose to host a “Friendsgiving” event instead. This holiday doesn’t have to be a time purely for celebrating our related loved ones but can also be when we pay tribute to and enjoy hanging out with our best friends. Many people like to invite friends who don’t have family to celebrate Thanksgiving with or who can’t see their loved ones on the day, so that no one feels alone at this time of the year. Other traditions to consider include creating a Thanksgiving-themed trivia or other game for all your guests to play, drawing thanks on a tablecloth or in a guest book or the like to create a fun memento of the day, or taking a special trip away for Thanksgiving.

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