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Thanksgiving Recipes Across the United States - NYTimes.com

Happy Turkey Day! As much as I always enjoy (mentally) escaping overseas by eating the food of faraway countries, Thanksgiving is a great day to explore regional cuisine of the good old USA. 124 more words


"The only cats worth anything are the cats who..."

“The only cats worth anything are the cats who take chances. Sometimes I play things that I never heard myself.”

- Thelonius Monk, 1917 – 1982, American jazz pianist, composer, musician


Let's have a laugh: Commercials


It is time for another post in the ‘Let’s have a laugh’ category. I feel like I haven’t written a post in this category for ages, but I realized that it isn’t actually that long since the last post. 194 more words

Let's Have A Laugh

¡Feliz Día de Acción de Gracias!

This year is the first year that I am unable to say, “I am thankful to be with my family,” on Thanksgiving; which, frankly, has been a larger pill to swallow than I thought it would be. 242 more words

Thanksgiving BBQ

I’m not American but I have American friends so I celebrated with them today for their thanksgiving tradition. We have limited resources here in Japan to get turkey and gravy and stuff, even though a Costco is nearby. 55 more words


Happy Thanksgiving

Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

Let’s celebrate this American holiday with a celebrated American artist, Normal Rockwell. This energetic painting features a fun bit of vengeance on behalf of the Thanksgiving main entre, the turkey. 102 more words

Pet Portraits

American Holiday

Most Americans have spent the last month shouting out what makes them ‘thankful’ as a prequel to my favorite American holiday: Thanksgiving.  Never one to jump on a band wagon (I figured it was full enough and that horse was tired) I have kept my list in my head and heart.  55 more words

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