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…