Saturday, November 28, 2009

Recap of My Thanksgiving Day

 

After a second look at the photos, I decided they didn’t look all that bad. 

Oh, could be because I am not in the photos.

IMG_3833From across the table, my MIL, daughter and grandson, Jack.

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Brianna, Kay and Ron waiting for the feast to begin.

IMG_3831 My boys, Fred in the background, Aaron, my favorite SIL and my baby, Steven

 

IMG_3829 My baby was the first to eat.  He loved my mashed potatoes and

thought my homemade bread was good enough to eat with my mother’s silver!

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Some of the items served on Turkey Day…

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Jack, please pass the gravy!

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…and when you tell her to smile…

she smiles!

9 comments:

Chatty Crone said...

What a beautiful table and may I say beautiful food and what a wonderful family. I think it looked like it turned out great! Lovely family.

Mental P Mama said...

And you transported everything over there? WOW. Steven looks just like you! And how sweet is your MIL's smile? I hope you are resting now;)

Joyce said...

Enough delicious food for an army. Jack is adorable and so cute that your MIL smiles. Pretty plates and I see that someone served some in what looks like those Temptations that they sell on QVC. I should buy those the next time I see them as they look so pretty. Glad you all had a good time.
Joyce

Laura ~Peach~ said...

love it... love the mils smiles and yummmmmy stuff all :)

Country Girl said...

That last one? It's just priceless.

imom said...

Love the holiday decorating you've done at the blog!

What a wonderful feast with all the people you love. That last picture of you MIL is just priceless.

Maria said...

Mmmm, looks yummy. Good pics, appears everyone had a great day

Grandma J said...

Looks like a picture perfect Holiday with a beautiful table and a whole bunch of handsome family members! God bless you!

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