The USA celebrates Thanksgiving today… a day that originated when the pilgrims’ and the Indians put aside their differences to celebrate together and focus on the things they shared. Today I challenge us to focus on the positive, the good, and the things we have in common and to be grateful to celebrate those things. Today I am thankful for many things and am … Read More Happy Thanksgiving (Thankful day)
I have been avoiding my blog for a couple weeks because I had a happy surprise and I couldn’t post about yet. Why you may ask?? Because my mom reads my blog and I hadn’t told her yet and I wanted it to be a surprise for her and my step dad as well. So my thankful post this year starts with this… WE … Read More Happy Belated Thanksgiving!
It’s Thanksgiving Day… A day for family, food, and most importantly Gratitude. For those of you who don’t know the history of American Thanksgiving: The First Thanksgiving As most schoolchildren know, the history of Thanksgiving began when Pilgrims and Native Americans gathered together to celebrate a successful harvest. The first Thanksgiving was held in the fall of 1621, sometime between September 21 and November … Read More Happy Thanksgiving 🙂
I was thinking today I hadn’t posted about our Thanksgiving Day. This year was a little unusual as far as the food. We made no dish as usual and changed many. I figured since it was just my mom, step-father, hubby, and I then why not change it up. We did all gluten free, dairy free, and low sugar dishes (my step-father has to … Read More Late Thanksgiving
Just a few days ago the leaves on the trees were beautiful, the sun was out, and the weather cool but not too cold. Our trees in the front yard gave off a gorgeous color… Monday it was cold, but hubby was still able to get out and work on the tractors and start a fire… Today however on the day before Thanksgiving it looks … Read More Sun to Snow
When I was growing up my parents always told me that every year of my life will feel like it is going faster and faster. I don’t think back then I believed them, but I sure do now. This year has felt like this… It feels like each year is like a waterfall or stream that is wearing away with time and rushes down … Read More Rushing Time
I was looking over my photos I got downloaded and saw a few that made me happy so I thought I would share. So if you don’t know my birthday was a few weeks back and hubby took me to see War Horse at the Kennedy Center. I loved the ceilings of our theater… I thought they look like the palace of a king … Read More Some of my favorite things (from the past few weeks)…