Happy Thanksgiving

I've lived outside of the US for over 10 years now and I always get a little homesick on Thanksgiving. Luckily, that's not the case this year for one simple reason...my mom is not cooking. Happy Thanksgiving!

The attitude of gratitude

I've been listening to comedians and talk show hosts talk about Thanksgiving this week and everything that comes with it: turkey, hours of cooking, guests, Black Friday. Maybe a family squabble? But some people may feel they don't have any reason to give thanks. Be encouraged. There's always a reason. Adopt an attitude of gratitude. … Continue reading The attitude of gratitude

Stuffing vs. Dressing

I haven't been home to Dallas in over 10 years for Thanksgiving. I know my mom would like me there but she understands the madness of travel during that time. Turkey? Check. Various vegetables such as potatoes, sweet potatoes, broccoli, brussels sprouts, green beans, etc.? Check. Greens (deserves a special mention)? Check. Desserts you've been … Continue reading Stuffing vs. Dressing