What's for dinner ... on Christmas Day? Christmas Eve? New Year's Day?
The only one who should wing it when it comes to holiday meals? The turkey. Smart cooks know that a written menu plan calms chaos in the kitchen, and never more so than before a big holiday feast. A written menu plan makes it easy to spot bottlenecks at oven and cookstove, sorts serving dishes, and organizes potluck contributions.
Today, make out a simple menu plan for each holiday meal remaining in the season. It'll be your road map in the holiday kitchen: