25 questions to ask around your Thanksgiving table

Thanksgiving is a day where there can be a lot going on at once - reuniting with family and friends, a long day prepping the meal, navigating family dynamics, and so much more. Yet in the midst of the chaos, Thanksgiving is also a special time to have meaningful conversations and get to know your loved ones on a deeper level.

We put together a list of questions to help you have more intentional conversations as you share a meal with your friends and family:

25 questions to ask around your Thanksgiving table:

  • What is one thing you are thankful for this year?
  • What is your favorite Thanksgiving food? 
  • Who is one person you are thankful for? Tell them! 
  • When is the best day to start listening to Christmas music? 
  • What is one thing you hope to be thankful for next year?
  • What is your love language? 
  • Have you read any good books lately?
  • What is something you learned about yourself this year?
  • What is the best holiday movie?
  • Pick your favorite picture on your camera roll this year. Why did you choose that picture?
  • What is your favorite holiday tradition?
  • What music are you loving these days?
  • What sounds fun to you right now?
  • What is a challenge you overcame this year?
  • What is something that brings you joy? 
  • What is something you're looking forward
  • Who is somebody that makes you laugh?
  • What is a new skill you'd like to learn?
  • Favorite TV show or movie? 
  • Who is somebody you admire? Why?
  • What is your favorite animal?
  • What is something you grieved this year?
  • What are you most proud of?
  • When do you feel most relaxed?
  • What is your favorite part of Fall?

Looking for a way to keep the kids at the table engaged? Check out our free pdf version of these questions! Mix the questions in a bowl and have everyone take turns picking out a question for the table. Download and print our Thanksgiving conversation cards

Have a great Thanksgiving!


The Forte Team