4 apps to help you create the perfect Thanksgiving meal

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UPDATED 11/26/14 7:57 A.M.

Americans will be spending a lot of time in the kitchen making Thanksgiving meals.

Whether you are a seasoned chef or someone who struggles with simple meals, there is help when it comes to tackling that Thanksgiving meal.

The Butterball app is great for people who need help cooking that turkey or those looking for creative ways to spice up the traditional meat.

It is free and available on both iOS and Android.

Epicurious is an app with thousands of recipes for main dishes, side dishes and desserts. It also has some tips to keep leftovers fresh and delicious.

It is free and available on iOS and Android.

The Thanksgiving Menu Maker helps you create the full menu for the big day. It also helps you create a shopping list and helps time the dinner.

It is only available on iOs and costs 99 cents.

If you need help setting the perfect table, Pinterest can provide a host of ideas.

It is free and available on both iOS and Android.