I love the holidays. Especially Thanksgiving. I love the food, I love the parties, I love the feel of it all. But most of all, I love being with tons of family, catching up on life, watching my children play with their cousins, and just being together. Well, I loved that — past tense. Three years ago when […]
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“Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity… it makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” — Melody Beattie If I had to identify the most important practice for my family, it would be gratitude. When […]
Wishing you a fun, relaxing, and joyous day full of food, family, and fun!
‘Tis the season of Thanksgiving and gift giving, time with family and friends, turkey, and the first crisp days of winter. This time of year, there is a lot of talk of gratitude and appreciation — we may take a few minutes before a meal to share something we’re grateful for or take part in another […]
Roasted turkey, cranberries, and pumpkin pie — all are delicious emblems of Thanksgiving. Today, Thanksgiving is synonymous with family gatherings, football, delicious food, a segue into the December holiday season, and, most of all, a reminder to be thankful. One element of this American holiday — its history — is particularly rich and meaningful here […]