Thanksgiving 2008

Have I mentioned that Thanksgiving is my favorite day? It is.

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We arrived at Mendy’s house around 10:30 on Wednesday night. My folks were tired.
And probably wished I didn’t have a camera in their faces! 🙂

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Thursday morning, we watched the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the
Dog Show that followed. (How awesome was that Bassett Hound?!)

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… while others worked on finishing up a homework assignment

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… and still others sat outside, wishing to be inside (but not for long).

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There was some cooking going on too, as evidenced by this bountiful feast.
It was delicious!

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Amy’s beautiful (and yummy!) pecan pie. Almost too pretty to cut! Almost.

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And then, the obligatory Thanksgiving after-meal nap.

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Not sure Amy or Craig ever got a nap, but her assignment did get finished! 🙂

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And then we set up the Goebels’ Christmas Tree.

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Mendy, Derek, and Daddy decorated the outside. I watched and took pictures. 🙂

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Then on Friday morning, we headed out to meet up with Kyle’s family for lunch and a visit. It turned out to be a very relaxing day. Just what we needed.

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The beginning of what I assume to be a facial hair inspection.

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… he passed.

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And then we went home and finished putting up our Christmas decorations.

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2 responses to “Thanksgiving 2008

  1. Aw, that looks like it was a great holiday weekend. *two big thumbs up*

  2. aww all of our houses have white lights and red ribbons…make sure momma and daddy get theirs up soon too! 🙂

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