Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

From across the Shining Sea, I wish my dear American family and friends a Peaceful and Happy Thanksgiving.

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Sunday Lunch Invitation – Sherri Matthews and Michelle Clements James.

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Today it is all girls together for the Sunday Lunch although my husband is hovering in the background keen to enjoy the food that our guests have brought with…

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A Day Of Thanksgiving

Where has the year gone?  Didn’t I just write about my Thanksgiving memories, an American holiday that I embraced in my adopted home for almost twenty years? Thanksgiving isn’t a holiday here in the UK, but for my family, this … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving ‘Happy Birthday’ Baby

Thanksgiving was a non-event for me when we first moved to America.  As a Brit, this holiday isn’t on the calendar and not one that we celebrate since, after all, it was from our country that the pilgrims fled, so … Continue reading

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Ever Thankful and One Crazy Grandma

Here we are and it’s Friday again, and time is a-flying! I had to go into town today to get a few things, ha!  It was crazily busy, you would think that Christmas is just around the corner.  Oh wait, … Continue reading

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