There's always someone who does everything perfectly, one cousin who does absolutely nothing and one sibling who makes it seem like they've been helping, but really they've just been standing in the kitchen pouring mimosas the whole time (hi!).
Hosting a Thanksgiving can be a lot of stress and then suddenly it's over in under an hour. All of that time spent in the kitchen melting butter are over in twenty minutes with a hoard of hungry day-drinkers.
If you happened to mess something up while cooking this year, you're not alone. Keep in mind that nobody is going to remember your burned macaroni and cheese (well, they might and probably will make fun of you for years) but the important part of the holiday is spending time with your family. Here are some of the best Thanksgiving cooking mistakes that prove we're all just winging it.