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Saturday, October 9, 2010

Giving Thanks

Here in Canada we celebrate Thanksgiving on the the second Monday of  October.  Like everywhere else, it is a day of feasting with friends and family and of giving thanks.


We will be having dinner at our son and daughter-in-law's new house.  We will have the traditional meal of Turkey and all the trimmings.  My contribution to the meal will be Cranberry Salad, Apple Pie, homemade Dinner Rolls, Cornbread dressing and the Turkey. 




I am so very thankful for our family, our friends, our church family and God's many blessings upon our lives. 



Happy Thanksgiving to all of my Canadian blogger friends.  I pray that you are also thankful for the blessings that you have experienced in the past year.

Hugs,



18 comments:

Millie said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you too, Cindy! I like your fall decorating, and the picture on the wall is so appropriate.

Pat said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family Cindy!

EG Wow said...

I hope you have a wonderful day with your son and daughter-in-law!

Sharon said...

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family!

Room Service ~ Decorating 101 said...

Happy Thanksgiving, I am already making plans for my own. It's my favorite holiday.

Nancy said...

Happy Thanksgiving, Cindy! Wishing you a joyous day filled with many more blessings from God!

I love your fall decor and the food you'll be furnishing on Thanksgiving sounds great!

Hugs,
Nancy

Carolyn said...

Hi Cindy,
Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.

Carolyn

Brittany said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! Your meal sounds wonderful - makes me hungry :)

awal.ny said...

Happy Thanksgiving, your decorating is beautiful.

Wendy said...

Happy thanksgiving. All your fall decorations look so pretty. Sounds like you're contributing alot to that family dinner. I know it will be yummy.

Modern Country Style said...

Hi Cindy,

I wish we had Thanksgiving inEngland. It's a tradition I really admire. I am thankful,ortrytoremember to be, but it would be lovely to have that one day devotedto thankfulness and enjoying beingwith family andfriends. Itmust be a bit like Christmas, I imagine.

You're so right about sewing being a matter of practice. Sometimes people imply that even sewing ona button is a special skill but I truly think that the more you do it the better you get.

Anyway, sorry for the essay!

Alison said...

Just wanted to stop by and thank you for visiting my blog the other day. I love your beautiful fall decorations...especially that wrought iron pumpkin thingy. Now a follower.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Blessings,

Alison

Secret Garden Cottage said...

I wish you the most wonderful Thanksgiving day with your family, Cindy!! It sounds like a fabulous feast that you'll be having. Enjoy!
Hugs ~ Jo

P.S. That would be frustrating about your blog link not showing up in your profile, but I just noticed that your blog link is under your contacts section of your profile... so that's good. :)

Susan said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! I love Thanksgiving dinner. Yours will be awesome as it sounds like our family's traditional turkey dinner fare. Enjoy being with your kids. This is the first one I have not spent with any of mine. But I am thankful I have three wonderful children! God is good!
xoxo Sue

Tammy@ A Doctor in the House said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you! Sounds like you're going to be cooking up a storm! Hope you have a wonderful time with your family! Thankful for you my friend!

Ana said...

Happy Thanksgiving Cindy! Hope you and your family had a wonderful time. Yum...can't wait to celebrate Thanksgiving here...Love, love, love, turkey with all the trimmings. Blessings to you and yours my dear friend.

Much love,
♥Ana

Elizabeth and Gary said...

Hi Cindy,
Happy Thanksgiving to you and your lovely family!..
Well I finished the curtains!!and I love them, now I have to take pictures and post them for you. You are such a dear friend for sharing the curtain photos with me...
Have a sweet day and big hugs, Elizabeth

Denise Marie said...

Lovely decor!! love it.