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1 posted on 11/21/2012 4:26:50 PM PST by ColdOne
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To: ColdOne

Happy Thanksgiving Coldie to you & yours & God Bless!


2 posted on 11/21/2012 4:28:11 PM PST by AZamericonnie
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To: ColdOne

going to Ma to see my daughter and family.


3 posted on 11/21/2012 4:28:34 PM PST by brivette
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Going to the Old Myakka (FL) Community Thanksgiving just like every year.. We should have about 200+- people show up. Everything from Gator to Swamp Cabbage. It’s always a great time.. I cooked for 3 days getting ready... A lot of the old timers are missing but we will say a prayer for them and then get on with our meal.


5 posted on 11/21/2012 4:34:02 PM PST by satan69 (garden)
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To: ColdOne

My sister been thawing turkey since yesterday

Will probably be 20 people here this year


6 posted on 11/21/2012 4:35:43 PM PST by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: ColdOne

Turkey and corn bread dressing, corn pudding and green beans as sides and a cherry pie with ice cream as desert. I prefer pumpkin pie with whipped cream but the wife prefers cherry.

Home made Cranberry Mead for me and sweet tea for her.


7 posted on 11/21/2012 4:37:48 PM PST by Red_Devil 232 (VietVet - USMC All Ready On The Right? All Ready On The Left? All Ready On The Firing Line!)
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To: ColdOne

Happy Thanksgiving to you, too! I pre-baked two pumpkin pies and made two frozen peanut butter pies. The stuffing is done and awaiting the bird for tomorrow. The turkey breast is done. Cole slaw is in the fridge. All that is left for me to do tomorrow is the mac and cheese, green bean casserole, potatoes, the bird, and rolls. I wish all FREEPERS a joyful, relaxing, filling and blessed Thanksgiving!


8 posted on 11/21/2012 4:38:10 PM PST by momtothree
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To: ColdOne

I am going to TWO dinners , both sets of friends.

The first one we have a tradition. I bring the frozen Marie Callander Turtle Pie (Yes, it IS Divine!!!).

Then I talk about how long it took me to make it, and especially how perfectly I packaged it and got it into the pie tin with the plastic cover and of course, the box all sealed up. My friends go along complimenting me on how ‘professional and just like the store bought ones it looks!” We do this tradition every time! ha!

The evening get together is at my Pupster’s boyfriend’s house where several other of her doggie friends and their human companions will also be there/. All doggies will get Turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy.The people will too. And of course, I will bring the Frozen Marie Callander pie!


9 posted on 11/21/2012 4:38:49 PM PST by Recovering Ex-hippie
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Normally Thanksgiving is at my house with a group of 10-15. This year my son and his wife invited us to her side of the family’s celebration. This was a total blessing from God. My Mom has been in the hospital since Monday, so I will be at the hospital. The rest of my group will be at the family gathering.


10 posted on 11/21/2012 4:39:16 PM PST by notpoliticallycorewrecked (Our military does not kill babies, those that commit abortion kill babies.)
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To: ColdOne
What are your plans?

Same as last year, I have none. Rather than dine on left over pizza, I might try to find a restaurant open that's serving a traditional Thanksgiving menu..that would be nice.

11 posted on 11/21/2012 4:41:11 PM PST by Hot Tabasco (Jab her with a harpoon.....)
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Family and a good friend are coming over to our place. We’ll have the fire blazing and lots of good snacks before the main event at 4 PM. My wife and I were doing a lot of food prep today while listening to the real Thanksgiving from Family Life. Tomorrow we’ll put the smoked turkey in the oven, do a little more prep, feast, then spend the remainder of the evening in a tryptothan induced stupor.


13 posted on 11/21/2012 4:44:52 PM PST by Freestate316 (Know what you believe and why you believe it.)
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To: ColdOne
I'm going to fast tomorrow.

Starting right after a big breakfast, and up until the turkey is done. :^)

Seriously, May all my fellow FReepers have a wonderful Thanksgiving

16 posted on 11/21/2012 4:50:57 PM PST by DeepInTheHeartOfTexas
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God Bless and Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! :)

I will either be going to my Uncles, and his family, or staying home and eating Pinto Beans all day.

I’m leaning towards staying home. I’m not thrilled with that part of my family. Such is life. :)


19 posted on 11/21/2012 4:57:45 PM PST by Sporke (USS Iowa BB-61)
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To: ColdOne

A happy Thanksgiving to you.

My plans are the same as most everyone else’s I suppose. Dinner with the family and sit around and enjoy their company. I got the trains up just in time for the Grandkids to enjoy them.

I will check in here to get the news, and then have a nice Holiday. Hopefully.


21 posted on 11/21/2012 5:02:24 PM PST by Venturer
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Happy Thanksgiving to all FReepers.

Cooking turkey and all the usual stuff for my mother and I. all other family members have jumped the ship because mother has Vascular dementia, Lewy bodies dementia and Alzheimers disease. neurologist just determined she is now having seizures, start new medication in december. the challenges of having an elderly parent.

since I own the business I can spend more time at home and working at the 3 churches served to. no one else has to be laid off. the employees do appreciate that no one has been laid off.


29 posted on 11/21/2012 7:35:46 PM PST by hondact200 (Candor dat viribos alas (sincerity gives wings to strength) and Nil desperandum (never despair))
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I hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving Day. It is a favorite day for me. A time to reflect on how truly blessed we are.
I will be making dinner for my husband’s family. Then, I will go for suppertime to my Mom’s where my family will be gathered.
My turkey is in the oven and I made a pumpkin pie and apple pie today. Tomorrow, I’ll bake a ham and fix green beans, mashed potatoes, corn, gravy, and cranberry sauce.
My in laws bring homemade rolls, deviled eggs, potato salad, broccoli, and desserts.
After lunch, the guys watch football while the gals gab.
Food and Family together is what I love.


31 posted on 11/21/2012 7:51:59 PM PST by Jude in WV
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To: ColdOne

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone!

My sweetie and I are staying home - cooking a chicken and the regular trimmings.

So thankful to check in here. Makes me feel not so alone in how this world has changed. Very comforting.

Blessings to all!


33 posted on 11/21/2012 8:13:16 PM PST by averagemo
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To: ColdOne

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone!

My sweetie and I are staying home - cooking a chicken and the regular trimmings.

So thankful to check in here. Makes me feel not so alone in how this world has changed. Very comforting.

Blessings to all!


34 posted on 11/21/2012 8:13:28 PM PST by averagemo
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