Holiday Update- Hustle & Bustle

berry wreath

Wow! It seems like ever since the Thanksgiving holidays ended we have been in turbo holiday mode around our house! We have had so much happening and I have had so many things to keep up with that, now that my Christmas break from work is here, my head is still sort of spinning! I […]

How We Spent Thanksgiving


Where the feasting takes place (my aunt’s kitchen): The feast: Deep fried turkey.  Delish! Perfection on a plate: And then?  We went home and took a 3-hour turkey induced nap.  And then?  We went to my grandmother’s house and did it ALL over again. I. Love. Thanksgiving.

Happy Thanksgiving


Hope your day is filled with good food, family, and great memories.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Today I Was A Shoppin’ Mama

christmas shopping bag

“Mama, I’m going to wake you up real early tomorrow”. And so went forth the warning from E.B. that there would be no sleeping late this week during Thanksgiving break. Fortunately, he has only made good on that threat one morning so far, so crossing my fingers we can sleep in as much as possible […]

Thankful For Thanksgiving Break

school bus stop

At 3:15 P.M. yesterday, my Thanksgiving break officially began! I am so blessed to have a job where I can be off work with my son when he has holiday time off. (And summers, too!) We’ve been pretty lazy this morning so far, but I have managed to start a little laundry since we woke […]

Thanksgiving Humor


Thought I would share a few of the best funny Thanksgiving pictures I’ve seen in the past few days.  

These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things


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