Tag Archive: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Traditions Around the World

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I am not normally a huge fan of Facebook memes, but a recent one struck a chord. I laughed aloud the first and only time I saw it then reflected on its truth.… Continue reading

The First Thanksgiving

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As the days grow shorter and colder and the leaves fall from the trees, it’s time to celebrate the holidays. Thanksgiving has always been my family’s favorite holiday, beating out Christmas by a… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Without the Pilgrims

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November moves along and it is time for tall black hats, turkey, and indigenous peoples in highly incorrect head dresses. In the United States we all know the drill: the Pilgrim Fathers of… Continue reading

Pardoning the Turkey

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The joke making the rounds of Facebook this month goes something like this: “Your November not going well? Look on the bright side. At least you’re not a turkey.” Awful, I know, but… Continue reading