Two Thanksgivings is Best Thanksgiving

This year I experienced two Thanksgivings. It was the bomb but I definitely over ate both days (Future Lauren is not pleased). On Thursday, Brittany came over and Elisabeth and I made an early dinner for the three of us. Elisabeth's cousins were supposed to be eating with us as well but they had to…

Monty Python, John Cleese, and Thanksgiving prep

Yesterday evening, Elisabeth, Gene and I headed to the Bellco Theater to watch Monty Python and the Holy Grail and afterward, listen to John Cleese, one of the actors, speak. I had seen the movie twice and, on the second go, thought it was pretty funny, so I was excited for the evening. The theater…

Day 137. Fun Fact Friday: November and Thanksgiving!

I hope everyone had a lovely Thanksgiving yesterday. I thought that after all the food and festivities it would be fun to look up some facts about Thanksgiving. And so I share my finds with you: According to the United States Census Bureau, Thanksgiving became a national holiday in 1863 when President Lincoln declared it…