Is the big dinner this Thursday for Thanksgiving being held at your house? Are you unsure of how much food you might actually need to really leave your family stuffed as much as the turkey? Well we might have a way to figure out just how much food you will need to prepare.

It seems to be a pretty simple way to figure it out. All you have to do is enter the number of people you will be having over and you will be told how much you need. The amounts are based on Food Network's portion planning article It tells you the amounts you need for Turkey, Wine, Soup, Gravy, Cranberry Sauce, Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes, Rolls or Pieces of Bread, Salad, Other Sides, and Pies. That is a good variety of different foods, so it seems as though this calculator has really got you covered.

Just go here and enter in the number of people you're expecting to have over for the big dinner and see how much food you might need.