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Saturday, November 29, 2014

"The Most Enjoyable Holiday of the year..." 'Judith Whitehead' (Inspiration Sunday)

Judith Whitehead lives in the suburbs of Buffalo N.Y. and has worked
in the ophthalmology field of medicine for almost 40 years.



The Most Enjoyable Holiday of the year

This long weekend that starts with Thanksgiving is one of the most enjoyable holidays of the year.  Not only do we get 4 days off in a row, but it starts the months of family gatherings, enjoyable holidays and reflecting on the thankfulness in our lives.  

We always celebrate with friends and what ever family we have close by. The wonderful smells of the holiday baking in the oven, the calls from friends and families sharing the holiday cheer and the excitement
 building in the stores adds to the joy of the holiday season.  

Today we will celebrate with friends and family and tomorrow we will bring Thanksgiving to my dad at the  nursing home to join him at this time of year. Since he is immobile and ageing it has become too difficult to bring him out so we bring all celebrations throughout the year to him. 

 I know he enjoys the great smells and wonderful food that he doesn't get a chance to eat very often and gets the whole family to see at the same time all together. 

 My message to you all  is too enjoy the holiday season and try and not focus on the commercial part of it as much as the holiday of giving and sharing of yourselves with others.  

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5 comments:

KimoRosen said...

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, since it is an American Holiday. It's a holiday that Christians, Jews, Atheists, agnostic's and Muslims can all rejoice in! Hallelujah! PLEASE PASS THE GRAVY!

Chester "Unc" Lau said...

Thanksgiving is actually a holiday for Americans give Thanks to the gracious
Indians who allow the Pilgrims to settle in America,now Americans are
trying to boycott immigrants !!! uncle say as long as they obey our laws
& commit no crimes,let them in. Thanksgiving is actually a holiday for Americans give Thanks to the gracious
Indians who allow the Pilgrims to settle in America,now Americans are
trying to boycott immigrants !!! uncle say as long as they obey our laws
& commit no crimes,let them in.

Chester "Unc" Lau said...

hunger is not a crime,too lazy to work to feed oneself is irresponsible &
a crime,should be incarcerated to farm for own food & subsistence
on surplus government land,,no free loading on the public trough ,or why
work when one can get things "FREE" !!!

Anonymous said...

Uncle Chester for El Presidente!

Chester "Unc" Lau said...

hand me the super sized shillelagh & see how house cleaning should be done