Do you have any special traditions for Thanksgiving? I am starting a series of Hubs on Thanksgiving, so I was just curious...
mostly just getting together with family and enjoying a thanksgiving dinner of turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans or fried zucchini, and stuffing...plust whatever is made for desert usually pumpkin pie. this year I'll be making peanut butter cookies for desert.
Aside from the traditional thanksgiving dinner, i make it a point to 'thank' friends and family for making our life sweeter and better. It's usually done by email. If they are anywhere near, i may send a little gift,something homemade/baked, painted, and so on, like an early Christmas
Oyster dressing and a good IPA beer. My brother and I always take the train to Manhatten and get caught up in Black Friday madness.
We have a very large family and one of the traditions we have is to stand in a circle holding hands and usually one of the children will say grace. Sometimes it is very serious and sometimes it can be very funny because kids can say some funny things. We usually just get big grins and let them finish and this gives the whole family memories that last for a long time. We still have 4 generations of family members that range in age from 96 to 3 years old. It's amazing what memories a family gathering together at one time can create.
by Holle Abee5 years ago
Holle's bake shop has officially opened for Christmas. Today I'm making chocolate chip and walnut cookies, pecan snowballs, peanut butter cookies, thumbprint cookies, cheese straws, and old-fashioned gingerbread.
by mbuggieh3 years ago
"There is one day that is ours. There is one day when all we Americans who are not self-made go back to the old home to eat saleratus biscuits and marvel how much nearer to the porch the old pump looks than it used...
by MomsTreasureChest4 years ago
What's your favorite food to eat on your Thanksgiving dinner menu? My favorite food on our Thanksgiving dinner table will be the Pineapple Stuffing baked dish, it's simple to make and delicious, it's not the...
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