You can make it up to two days ahead of time and cross it off your list :).
Maple Cranberry Sauce
1 package of whole, fresh cranberries
1 1/4 cups maple syrup
2 TBS. frozen orange juice concentrate
1 tsp orange zest
1 tablespoon apple cider
Mix all ingredients in a pot on medium heat, stirring often.
Bring to a low boil, then simmer for 15 minutes until desired consistency.
Have a great day preparing lots of goodies!