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An Irish Thanksgiving Blessing

As you gather with your family and friends tomorrow, Chicken Wrangler Sara and I offer this Irish blessing for you and yours.

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Thanksgiving Festivities Around My House

In three days Thanksgiving festivities will commence. The American celebration of the day began during the Civil War when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the… Read More

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Happy Thanksgiving

Today we think about all the things we are thankful for. Chicken Wrangler Sara and I are so grateful for our readers. As you gather with your family and friends today, we offer this Irish blessing for you… Read More

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It’s Thanksgiving Week

Thanksgiving arrives on Thursday making this week filled with family reunions, food, fun, travel, football games, Black Friday, and being thankful. Not necessarily in that order. The way we celebrate things today is quite different from how Pilgrims… Read More

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GRATEFUL + THANKFUL = GRATITUDE

GRATEFUL and THANKFUL are adjectives describing deep appreciation.  Exhibiting both adjectives causes GRATITUDE. In this month of emphasis on being thankful, I’m an author who is grateful to and thankful for readers who read  my books. Use the… Read More

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Thankfulness: the beginning of gratitude

Blogging about thankfulness and gratitude in November is cliché, but there’s no better time than the month where our whole nation pauses and gives thanks to focus our thoughts on thankfulness. Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that in… Read More

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Thanksgiving Thanks

If you live in the United States, you’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving Day soon. We Americans began celebrating the day during the Civil War when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent… Read More

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Thankful for…

We recently attended a family wedding three states away in Wisconsin. We discussed whether to fly or drive. Not for long though. You see our bucket lists contain a visit to all fifty states. Driving would help tick off… Read More

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Counting Thanksgiving Treasures

It’s three days until Turkey Day. Time for family reunions, food, fun, travel, football games, Black Friday and being thankful. Not necessarily in that order. Family reunions may be iffy this year with a major storm wreaking havoc over the… Read More

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4 Triggers to Jumpstart your Writing Time

Another November has rolled around, which means… Daylight saving time started unless you live in Arizona, Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Did you remember to set your clocks back? We did. Unfortunately, my… Read More

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