Gratitude Tree for Thanksgiving; would be neat to do for a Sunday School class and have the kids write on their leaves what they are thankful for and place them on the tree. can do this every week during the fall season til the tree is full.
Great family activity, tradition and future family heirloom- make a "Thankful Thanksgiving Tablecloth"- everyone writes (or draws) things they are grateful for right on the tablecloth. Save it and fill it up over the years.
Cinnamon sticks wrapped with twine -- place holder card. I always want to do placecards but I don't want to have assigned seats. Put words like Awesome, Fabulous, Grateful on placecards instead of names
16 Creative DIY Place Cards for Your Thanksgiving Table
Your Thanksgiving table should smell fantastic—even before you bring out the turkey. These rosemary sprig place cards from Spoon Fork Bacon are fresh, simple, and elegant—and minimal enough to complement any tablescape.