I give thanks

Let us remember that, as much has been given us, much will be expected from us,
and that true homage comes from the heart as well as from the lips, and shows itself in deeds.
–theodore roosevelt–

for health, for love and friendship all around, for two little boys with eyes of blue, for His faith that I am capable of raising them, for song and for laughter, for plentiful meals and plentiful blankets, for education and love of books, for online-shopping, for kindness received and kindness I might show, for Mr. J’s willingness to do dishes, for old fashioned values, for trials that discover strength, for country and for sacrifice. I give my thanks for all this and more.

Happy Thanksgiving

may your travels be safe
may your holiday be memorable
may you feel gratitude on this truly American day

[photo found here, a clever idea, too!]

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...by day, making a home where the buffalo roam. By night, pretty much the same thing, punctuated by the occasional fantasies of sunny beaches, italian movies and sparkling lemonade.


  1. likeschocolate :

    Happy Thanksgiving to everyone at petit elefant!

  2. Iman :

    Happy Thanksgiving!