Tag Archives: thanksgiving

Why Are You Thankful?

Usually when I think of Thanksgiving, I think of things I am thankful for. This year, instead of focusing on the material question, I decided to come up with a list of: Reasons WHY I Am Thankful. There are people who love me. Thanks. You mean the world to me. I am stretching my comfort… Read More »

A Better Thanksgiving Story

Check out: http://designotype.com/index.iml?mdl=subPage/view.mdl&PAGE_ID=27068. I designed the collage and helped revise my dad’s short story by adding a few details and making it flow a little better. In other news: I’m back in my little hometown—a spur-of-the-moment decision last night to drive up here and work 3 full days (which is about 20 more hours of… Read More »

Thanksgiving News

I slept at my parents’ and got up at the crack of 10:00 to start helping prepare for Thanksgiving. My dad was a bit more on the ball: he got up at 6:00 a.m. to put the turkey in the oven so it would be done in time for our 1:00 dinner. The younger boys… Read More »

Lattice-Top Crust

It’s my once-a-year Thanksgiving specialty. This year I made mixed-berry pie (wild blueberries, raspberries, and cherries) and put the lattice-work on top of that. I had enough berries for one big pie and 6 mini-pies, which I also gave lattice tops. It’s a little more work than a plain old top crust, but once a… Read More »