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I M Dreading Thanksgiving

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12 People

    Canceled.

    my mother canceled thanksgiving.. ::sigh::
    BarNapkinPoet BarNapkinPoet 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22, 2007

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    throwawaychild throwawaychild 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 26

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    I Don't See How Anyone Would Be "excited"

    About attending my families Thanksgiving this year. It's always a VERY dry holiday... my family doesn't drink... There will be NO alcohol.. Maybe if my family was the kind to drink and be merry.. I would attend, but no. Family gatherings are boring, in every sense of the...
    QueenOfHearts QueenOfHearts 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    I Hate Holidays!

    I despise holidays because I don't have any good memories of them from when I was a child.  It stays with you.  I especially hate Christmas because I can never afford much for anyone and then some relatives give me all sorts of stuff..my mother is the worst...she gives...
    sparklyindigo sparklyindigo 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2007

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    BlueEyes31 BlueEyes31 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 26

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    Will Be Bad

    I won't have anything to do anything with. UGH! And i love turkey and the other stuff so much!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    Turkey Day

    another reason 4 my mom 2 get drunk me siting listening 2 grandpa talk about the price of soda having 2 take care of my little cousins so they dont break stuff and spending 2 days with my family;what a great hoiliday!NOT
    asleepordead asleepordead 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2007

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    I May Have to Fake Sickness...

    I cannot stand holidays because I end up spending them with people who think I am a total loser. Now that I am in Michigan, I have to go to my sister-in-law's every holiday. But even my own family thinks of me as a loser too. My husband is a great person, great husband, except...
    LovesJeanValjean LovesJeanValjean 41-45, F Nov 21, 2007

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    So Much That I'm Secretly Hoping to Get Into a Car Accident On the Way So I Don't Have to Go.

    there's no way i can explain to you exactly how awful the holidays are in my family, so you're kinda just going to have to take my word for it. but basically the scenario is this. my parents divorced when i was about 16 and my brother was about 14. my mom lives alone in the house...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 14 Responses Nov 20, 2007

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    My favorite part about Thanksgiving is the big family get together. I love seeing everyone, catching up and spending time with family. It's been a family tradition as far back as I...
    ACuriousStudent ACuriousStudent 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    I was in my sophomore year of college. I called my mother on the Wednesday night before Thanksgiving to tell her I wouldn't be making the three and a half hour drive home. It had...
    MoniqueinSpring MoniqueinSpring 56-60, F 6 Responses Dec 2

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    During on thanks giving of 2014 when my Dad and stepmom went to Johnson City Tennessee while I stayed back with the Dog Bella. Bella & I enjoyed being at home by ourselves during...
    theinfo theinfo 22-25, M Dec 18

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    so last night my daughter fell and broke her wrist. happy Thanksgiving to us
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F Nov 28

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    How was your thanksgiving?
    Cnfsddad Cnfsddad 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 28

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    I have no one to talk to. Watching Netflix romance. I wish I have friends or family. Loneliness is the biggest challenge of life. How s everyone s thanksgiving? Did u have family...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    I always feel depressed at Xmas and over indulgence makes me feel guilty too
    stefanv stefanv 51-55, M 3 days ago

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    amberlxl amberlxl 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    Spent time with my family @ my exhusbands house. It was very pleasant. I am happy that we all get along.
    IntomeYousee IntomeYousee 36-40, F Nov 28

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    How was everyone's TG? Mine was nice but I managed to catch a cold.
    lujocin lujocin 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 29

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    But at work I had an amazing one because no one needs to know I ate Chinese food and watched Supernatural in my underwear all day.
    Dropdeadreamer Dropdeadreamer 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 29

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    It was so delicious! Slow cooked it for almost 12 hours. Super moist!
    MoringaIs4U MoringaIs4U 31-35, M Nov 30

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    Worried about my son in the hospital now for 3 months. He is young and had a massive stroke to 4 parts of his brain. A tumor was found and he will need surgery on his inner brain...
    Lorismori Lorismori 41-45, F 12 hrs ago

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    Family, friends, food, and NO shoes Thanksgiving morning was a very early wake up for me. My mom had agreed to host a large dinner. We had family in from out of state and she...
    cm440 cm440 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    A lot of people claim to desire to change their bad habits and begin eating foods that are healthier; however, but only a few ever do so. The following tips can give you understand...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I would get in trouble for the smallest things. When I was in fourth grade, the day before thanksgiving, I brought cds to school because my friend was suppose to let me borrow his...
    favi4et favi4et 18-21, M a week ago

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    In 2012, my mom was diagnosed with being in an advanced stage of cervical cancer. This woman, who was never sick, (I thought she was going to outlive me) was now terminally ill...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Thanksgiving rolled around quickly. Since she had to work, she wasn't going to be able to be home with family. He invited her to his dad's for Thanksgiving. She was glad for the...
    xxblasianxx xxblasianxx 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't want people to get upset with what I'm about to post but I can't stand how Black Friday shopping is starting earlier and earlier. Don't these money hungry companies...
    brady120378 brady120378 31-35, M Nov 28

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    Happy Thanksgiving...did your MM remember you? Mine did. And as I look at the simple text I received, I am amazed at how it's my seventh Thanksgiving text. Seven years in a row...
    insouciant1 insouciant1 41-45, F 16 Responses Nov 28

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    Hey guys, Hope you had a great thanksgiving :) I posted some pics of my girlfriend absolutely stuffed like a turkey on turkey day and trust me she got absolutely huge! She asked...
    tenmalunge95 tenmalunge95 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    Its the week of Thanksgiving and I have lots to be thankful for. I have landed myself an amazing job which I love & am doing very well at. For that I am proud of myself, & proud...
    mamabutterfly mamabutterfly 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 30

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    I am having regrets of sending the email about him being here for me on thanksgiving evening. Wondering if I am just being selfish. He did have surgery and sure hes tired. He...
    blue963 blue963 51-55, F 3 Responses Nov 30

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    The elderly lady that I was referring to prior a couple of weeks ago about inviting to Thanksgiving dinner or make her a plate. Well wasn't sure if she was home or not on...
    fieryfairy fieryfairy 41-45, F Dec 2

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    In 2010 my 23 year old brother died unexpectadly, in 2011 I got let go from my job, in 2012 after not being supportive at all my husband left me. I found out he hAd been cheating...
    RainStorm19 RainStorm19 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    My thanksgiving experience (part 1): I went to my first Thanksgiving at 10am, I wore a bigger shirt I had because I knew I would be stuffing myself to death and my stretchy pants...
    chocolatecake01 chocolatecake01 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 6

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    There is so much information and talk about nutrition.You can't just eat and healthy. You have to eat a variety of food choices to stay healthy.Nutrition supplies your body with...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 8

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    Nutrition is an important part of any person's overall health and wellness. Continue reading for more information!Eating fresh fruits and fruit each day is sure to boost your...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 8

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    Nutrition is an important part of any person's overall health and wellness. Continue reading for more information!Instead of depriving yourself of your favorite foods, just swap...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 8

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    It was cold. Frosty,completely still,quiet apart from a few cars passing on the road a short way off.I bedded down in a church alcove,behind a bush,pretty much out of sight and far...
    dubkebab dubkebab 46-50, M 7 Responses Nov 28

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    It's been an off week. I think between the riots earlier this week and thanksgiving... His kid's first thanksgiving with their parents separated... There's been this kind of odd...
    RedHotPepper RedHotPepper 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 28

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    Yesterday (Thanksgiving) sucked. I woke up, having had an usually good night's sleep - which never happens. I felt half way decent so made plans for the day. I live with my...
    Soulsurvivor83 Soulsurvivor83 51-55, F Nov 28

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    Yesterday was my birthday. My mom decided to call me, complain about how I'm a mistake, can't do anything right, ruined her Thanksgiving the day I was born because she was in labor...
    Ticklemesilly5 Ticklemesilly5 31-35, F 9 Responses Nov 28

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    You know ladies... My earlier post was about it being a weird week, with everything going on and most recently his first thanksgiving being separated... We reconnected to our...
    RedHotPepper RedHotPepper 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    so most of my relatives came to my place for thanksgiving some even came all the way from Russia and eastern europe and we had thanksgiving dinner we were saying grace and i asked...
    singledaddy101 singledaddy101 31-35, M Nov 29

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    I had a biopsy done on my cervix done 11/26/14 so the day before thanksgiving. Its now the 29th and I'm still hurting. Not as bad but i still am... The day of i couldnt walk/stand...
    tig1991 tig1991 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 29

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    In honor of thanksgiving I bought a less fortunate family everything they needed to enjoy a delicious thanksgiving meal! I also gave a crib to another family who didn't have one...
    bayg1994 bayg1994 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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