This year the Accidental Locavore snuck off to California and will actually be on an airplane for the big event. Which is not to say that I don’t have your back in the kitchen come next Thursday. If you want to know how gravy can go wrong, check out my post for The Daily Meal. And if you’re looking for a couple of delicious, no-fuss side dishes, here you go! The cranberry confit can even be made ahead.