Happy Thanksgiving

For the first time in forever, and for a variety of reasons, we hosted Thanksgiving this year! Eleven of us gathered all day long, eating, puzzling, napping, watching football, playing football, dancing, cooking and cleaning.

We started with Thanksgiving Punch, served in my grandma’s punch bowl, and also had hot apple cider.

John works at Honey Baked Ham and earned a HUGE ham AND smoked turkey for his hard work over the busy Thanksgiving holiday. He also used his employee discount, and his own money, to contribute broccoli, macaroni and cheese and a cheesecake to our feast. Whit made his delicious Maple Cheesecake and CeeCee made Creamed Corn. The other dish of note was my brother in law’s unique and delicious dressing made of Krystal burgers! Having the kids contribute so much to our meal made it one of the most special Thanksgivings I’ve had in a very long time.

It was a beautiful and festive gathering.

I hope you and yours enjoyed a wonderful day of family, fellowship and food.

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