Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you had a lovely day with family and/or friends...and for those of you who got snow, I hope you enjoyed it!! My kids were a little jealous.
We had no company, nor did we travel for the first time in a LONG time. It was a quiet and relaxed Thanksgiving. Not how I'd want to spend every Thanksgiving, but it was nice this year.
|We laid out a craft paper banner for everyone to write or draw what|
they were thankful for...this was so easy and enjoyable, that I think
it will be a new tradition!
|Here is our table. We have inherited quite a bit of china and|
silver, but this is our wedding china. I love using it!
|Mid-feast - (right to left) Artemisia, Kalliope and Erik.|
|(left to right: Faramir and Athos)|
|Our cat, Zeke, is a notorious|
counter-surfer. We had to put him
while we ate for fear he'd get into
turkey on the counter. He sat on the
windowsill and pouted.
|Faramir and Athos enjoyed a|
|And at the end of the evening - the|
turkey carcas, an onion, some
celery and the leftover parsley
all went into the crock pot with
water and a little vinegar (and salt
and pepper). Bone Broth!!