11/25/2013 10:26 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Thanksgiving Sides So Easy, Your Kids Can Make Them

Audrey Bruno, Bon Appetit

On Thanksgiving, it's not ALL about the turkey. Yeah, your feathered friend is kind of a big deal, but there are some other important things you should not forget: Your kids and your sides.

Well, you should never forget about your kids (duh) -- but especially not tonight. They want to help, so let them cook. Crazy? We think not. Your little helpers are the perfect candidates for these seven knife-less, tasty side recipes. They'll feel like pros and you'll have time to tend to your bird. Just don't be surprised when their mashed potatoes beat out your turkey as the Thanksgiving fan favorite -- because even though they're easy, they're also really tasty.

Thanksgiving Sides So Easy, Your Kids Can Make Them

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