Editor's note: Today's post was written by Sandra Gardner-Benward
Do you have any family traditions for Thanksgiving? What are Your Family Traditions?
This is quite possibly my favorite holiday. There is no pressure, except the cooking of the dinner. Lots of relaxing with family and friends. Just catching up with life.
Do you have certain things that you do for the day ....... or before the day?
Who sits at your table?
What are your special foods you serve?
Who helps you? Who just plays around?
Are you cooking the dinner at your home? Or you cook part of it and others bring the rest of the dinner? Or do you go to someone else's home? OR do you go out to dinner at a restaurant.
Do you stay home for the holiday or do you take off for somewhere else special .....?
Do you go to Senior Home, Church or a Soup Kitchen and spend your day helping the less fortunate?
When my boys were younger (from junior high to about 30yr) they got together with friends and played football in our backyard. They had so much fun. I envied them for actually having life long friends that get together all year long for one reason or another but on Thanksgiving it is football.
Have you written your stories down about your Thanksgiving traditions? IF NOT, you need to do that soon. Don't let those stories be forgotten.
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