Of all stressful first dates, one stands above the rest: the first Thanksgiving date. Though you have been on multiple dates with that special someone, this one is unlike all others. In any Thanksgiving date scenario, there are thousands of reasons you may have nightmares prior to the big day. If you and your significant other are planning on spending the day together, you have to deal with the stress of cooking an elaborate, impressive meal. If you are planning on visiting each other’s families, then you have to worry about making good impressions on them. However, do not fear. With these tips, your first Thanksgiving together will be a success!
If you and that certain someone are planning on spending the holiday at your place, it is no question that you will want to make it special. Though you may have no experience cooking, a turkey is a Thanksgiving staple. In order to make your dinner a success and impress that special guy or girl with your culinary talents (even if you really don’t have any), you have the options of enlisting the help of a few good cookbooks, watching instructional online videos, or – if you have no faith in your cooking abilities – buying dinner. Even if the meal is only mediocre, light some candles and let the romance make up for it!
If you plan on spending Thanksgiving together at a family get-together, you do not have deal with the stress of having to cook a dinner single-handedly. However, you may have to deal with the stress of having to meet your significant other’s family. After all, you want to make a good impression, don’t you? In order to do this, remember to be friendly, polite and respectful. They will definitely approve!
Though the thought of your first Thanksgiving date may leave you with feelings of anxiety, do not worry! Follow these tips and enjoy the holiday together.