Baked Apples and Grateful Hearts

“The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts. No Americans have been more impoverished that those who, nevertheless, set aside a day of Thanksgiving.” -H. Westermayer- journal entry: With grateful hearts we celebrated Thanksgiving.  It was 20 degrees outside but we were warm.  We had food to eat and …

Harvest Time

“Come ye thankful people come. Sing the song of harvest home. All is safely gathered in.  Ere the winter storms begin.” -Thanksgiving Hymn- journal entry: In October everything is beautiful.  It is cool but not cold.  It rains but doesn’t snow . . . much.  The garden is overgrown.  Leaves …