How to Host Your First Thanksgiving for Under $100

152829406Hosting your very first Thanksgiving can be quite intimidating… and expensive when it comes to buying the necessary ingredients for your dishes.  Fortunately, Buzzfeed has created a little guideline for you to follow to help keep your menu under $100! Now THAT’S  a steal.

This may seem crazy, but you only need these few items to fulfill your Thanksgiving feast.


  • Flour, Bread, Eggs
  • Cranberries, Apples, an Orange
  • Two garlic cloves, Sugar, Salt, Pepper, Cinnamon, Honey
  • Celery, Green Beans, Onions, Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Mushrooms, French Fried Onions
  • Heavy Cream, Milk,
  • Butter, Olive Oil, Chicken Broth
  • Turkey

With any combination of these ingredients you can prepare an entire Thanksgiving meal.  For the recipes, click here.