Thanksgiving Day 2016: 6 Reasons Why Every Culture Should Celebrate This Holiday

Thanksgiving and the Holiday Season

I was not happy, initially, I must admit. Do we want to be thankful for what we have, or are we going to complain about everything? It's the season to try out that new cookie recipe you found on Pinterest that you have been dying to try, or maybe it's simply the time to break out the cookies you bought at the store because you forgot to add flour to your recipe.

Thanksgiving quotes and sayings symbolize the spirit of gratitude and appreciation for your friends and family. But on a deeper level It was a lovely Thanksgiving.

- There are many memories associated with family on Thanksgiving, but some of us find ourselves alone this year by choice or circumstance.

In fact, Khloe Kardashian took the opportunity to share what she's thankful for this year in a heartfelt greeting posted on her app, which also includes a special Thanksgiving Throwback Thursday video featuring her famous family's old home movies. "I get double the gifts".

One reason may be is that it can be a time when personal issues come up. So, it was a Thanksgiving on a different level. The main events on television, such as the Macy's parade, the National Dog Show and a marathon of football games display people (and dogs) who have practiced extensively to perform their best during their respective events.

Millions never pause to give a word of thanks to God for the food provided. "Best friends are those who keep giving, even when you have nothing to give in return". You may give of your time, your energy, your love, your talent or your possessions. With the entire family gathered in one home we had to hope for good weather so that some of the kin folk could be outside while others visit inside. It does not have to be a material gift. Seeing the joy and excitement of the holiday through elementary school kid's eyes helps to ground me and remind me of what is truly important in life!

Happy Thanksgiving Quotes 20161. It should be the state of mind of all of us.

We doubt that's what Thanksgiving is really all about. The more we give the more we take. We've just finished a awful presidential campaign that not only divided the nation but managed to drive a wedge between friends and family. And while I am morally against the mistreatment of Native Americans, I am not morally against Thanksgiving. The wonderful people who extended that generosity to us gave us a flawless example of how to conduct our lives and implored us to do the same unto others. Could be that person who wants to set you up with someone who is "perfect for you?" Don't stop being kind.

As an individual, I have much to be thankful for as well.

To all of you who extended to us a helping hand, who gave us encouragement and support, who cried with us and laughed with us, who accepted us as we were, who gave us a flawless example of how to give of yourselves unto others, thank you.

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