A New Thanksgiving

My granddaughter told me that on Thanksgiving, you go to a lot of houses, knock on the door and say, “Happy Thanksgiving” and then they give you turkey. I think that would be a better holiday and wouldn’t it be a blessing if we followed the Rule of St. Benedict to “Let everyone that comes…

Things to Eat

At the beginning of our staff meeting this week, I asked each member to share their favorite Thanksgiving food. Dressing was high on the list, but a surprising number of mixes were listed. Mashed potatoes, corn, dressing, and gravy seemed to be a beloved combination. So I got thinking about things to eat. Growing up…

Thankful

Since it is Thanksgiving week, I thought I’d make a list of things for which I’m thankful: My granddaughter’s giggle Hats for my bald head Remote control for the TV Google Incredible access to health care Dressing (as in the inside of a turkey) Dressing (as in I have clothes to wear) Peanut butter Strong…