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    I was planning on cooking

    for my family of three on thanksgiving. however, I had to cancel dinner because I can't afford buying the ingredients. I guess we will have sandwiches.
    maddie1980 maddie1980 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 25, 2014

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    Joys Of Tradition And The Marking Of Time

    Thanksgiving is a great holiday -- it doesn't require gifts, religion, or anything that marks the original "holy days," and thus it can be morphed with traditions and rituals that are your own, rather than handed down by some organization. In addition to the food, the greatest...
    auroramaru auroramaru 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    Turkey For and Turkey For Me From Adam Sandler

    "They wanna hear the thanksgiving song! All right.." "This is uhh, This is the Thanksgiving Song" "I hope you enjoy it." [Starts playing] Love to eat turkey Love to eat turkey [Shout from Crowd:] "I love you Adam!" [Adam Sandler...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Nov 20, 2008

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    Happy Thanksgiving all my fellow EPers .

    .......Gobble Gobble....
    zanyzoey zanyzoey 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 27, 2014

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    Turkey Lurkey

    My thanksgiving thingy, I may have posted this before but I am forgetful... My grandmother used to always call turkey, turkey lurkey. Does not mean anything, it just sounds funny. But thoughts of a lurking turkey and visions of my grandmother with her arm up a turkey's butt to...
    neodeno neodeno 41-45 2 Responses Nov 25, 2010

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    A Thanksgiving Joke!

    A game warden was driving down the road when he came upon a young boy carrying a wild turkey under his arm.   He stopped and asked the boy,  'Where did you get that turkey?'  The boy replied,  'What turkey?'  The game warden said, ...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2008

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    The 5 Ways I Destroyed My Thanksgiving

    (I loved the name of this category, and so...)  Hey everybody, let me tell you about my Thanksgiving! Usually, nothing says "perfect holiday" more than one word: Thanksgiving. It is, by far, my favorite day of the season.    You skip the pressure of...
    dudedrama dudedrama 36-40, M 6 Responses Nov 30, 2009

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    Thanksgiving So Far

    Dad told me that he got me new bedding. Says its comfy and prettier. I haven't seen it yet. He's been really nice lately.. My cousin handed me some food. Told me to go sit by my dad. (on the couch.) I said "planned on it" I went there but someone I didnt like was on the couch so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 28, 2013

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    My Thanksgiving Menu

    <<<MENU>>>> Breakfast- is the orange rolls -------------------------------------- Dinner- is turkey, potatoes, 2 different kinds of stuffins (bread & rice/pork),           peas, carrots, cabbage...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Nov 6, 2008

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    Giving Thanks

    Well, it is Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada... and I have just been made acutely aware of how much I really have to give thanks for... The summer here has been very hot and dry and now that autumn has arrived the area where I live is a tinderbox... brush fires have been...
    hippiechick333 hippiechick333 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 8, 2011

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    Its Turkey Time!

    The smell of turkey cooking in the oven all night was a big traditions in my family; when I was a kid. And now its a big tradition mine too! I get my kids into cooking Thanksgiving dinner by cooking the stuffing, stuffing the turkey, putting all of the seasons on the turkey...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Nov 6, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    it hurt so badly! It was on thanksgiving, well I wasn't giving thanks. I ended up in the ER with a 102 fever and the worst headache ever. I wasn't gonna tell my parents about it...
    Awesome5790 Awesome5790 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 12

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    It can be hard to see nutritional benefits when young.Read the article below to discover ways to improve your diet at any age.Eating fresh fruits and veggies daily is good...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    Do not become stressed by any means!! Don't worry about a thing, put every situation you have in God's hands, HE is ABLE, HE will help you and will carry you. We try to fix our...
    Katie419 Katie419 22-25, F Apr 1

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    It starts off with halloween. Although i dont go trick or treating, i always buy lots of candy for the holiday spirit. I binge on that all October and November until thanksgiving...
    IWantFat44 IWantFat44 13-15, M Apr 3

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    When dad was alive, it was easy for me to maintain usual and customary traditions. STBX left well before Thanksgiving, and I had my immediate family to focus on in 2014 for...
    PinkJeanie1970 PinkJeanie1970 41-45, F Apr 5

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    right now we are watching a seahawks game that my husband refuses to delete on our DVR, the game is from Thanksgiving. ..yes he has kept a game on our DVR since Thanksgiving and we...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F Apr 7

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    I'm 15 years old now and I have been aware that my mom is an alcoholic since I was 9-10. so I'll start from the beginning I remember the first time I realized something was wrong...
    anonymous347 anonymous347 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    Your birthday was yesterday, March 22nd. I can't believe you were not here to celebrate. You were taken much too soon from this world, and god how I miss you. I missed calling you...
    Willowtree78 Willowtree78 36-40, F Mar 23

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    I am six weeks out from leaving my narcissistic husband. I am pregnant and have a1 year old. Most of my family has not reached out to me at all. They hate me and the feeling is...
    cellogal cellogal 26-30, F Mar 24

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    I was born in 1993 as well. My mom calla me ver turkey baby because i was born on thanksgiving .
    beautifulbrowneyes21 beautifulbrowneyes21 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    The following is not mine. It is by a guy called Dave Barry. I have no idea who he is and there is no copyright attached to the article. I am crediting it to him and reposting it...
    2BlossomBlue 2BlossomBlue 51-55, F 8 Responses Mar 26

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    pt 2 I knew where we were going. without a word, but with heart pouring I was marched towards the house. I fell and was slapped across the face twice for a punishment. once...
    rachael982 rachael982 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    The Watchful Eagle 8 February 2015 © Sermon I don’t know how many of you are hikers, but I can tell you from experience that it can be exhausting. So many times, when I...
    BSAeagle60 BSAeagle60 18-21, M Mar 31

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    Hi I thought I would share my Experience about this.I have talked a lot about how I hate my in laws.And believe me I do.But there are certain things I have seen on my spouse side...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 Mar 31

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    I was driving up too see my family a couple of years ago and it was for thanksgiving so there was a lot of traffic and i usually try to take as least amount of stops while on the...
    Cutie3123 Cutie3123 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 1

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    I thought I would share my experience with you.Here is my experience with my relationship with my parents.Have any of you have a not so good relationship with your parents? I have...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 Apr 1

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    I have for real got stabbed before One in my butt with a Turkey shot think like you use for thanksgiving *yeah the big one* by my bro With a needle *not a shot* by my bro Once my...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F Apr 2

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    Today, Holy Thursday, I visited the Blessed Sacrament in the morning. In the silence of the place, I remembered an experience... Years ago, I was blessed to be a part of a mission...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Over the past 5ish years, I have, unintentionally, gained 100 pounds. Back at Thanksgiving, I decided that I would actively start to gain weight. At the start of the year, I...
    fatjigglebelly fatjigglebelly 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Well let me start from the very beginning. So this is going to be long. I was barely fifteen when I was sexually assaulted by one of my neighbors and his friend (this can be...
    AttachmentIssues AttachmentIssues 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    He's coming over Wednesday. He asked. I didn't. We haven't had me and him time in my apartment alone since before Thanksgiving when everything was shaky and uncertain. I'm...
    UnrequitedControl UnrequitedControl 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    I have dealt with anxiety for about 5 years now. It is manageable and that is only because of God and his abounding grace. He has been my guide and help, and when I get anxious, I...
    Imnothomeyet Imnothomeyet 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I have this. I can't believe it. I don't want it. I feel ashamed. I feel like if I tell people I have this they will either say, oh yes pms, no big deal. Hormones. OR they will say...
    angelania angelania 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 7

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    Prayer is so important to our relationship with God. It's how we communicate with him, he loves hearing from us! I talk to him everyday, pretty much throughout the day, but I...
    Imnothomeyet Imnothomeyet 26-30, F 7 Responses Apr 7

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    I went to the doctor. I was so excited. I rushed off my shoes and socks. I was hoping I'm weighted more then 125. As I get on the Scale. She measures me. It read 125. I wanted to...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    My parents are never really there for me, but my grandma is. I can trust her with anything, and she never judges me. Whenever i need advice, instead of screaming at me or ignoring...
    SamanthaJC SamanthaJC 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    She still isnt better. And she got sick last year the day after thanksgiving...
    londonbr1dge londonbr1dge 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    That's just the way it goes. Sometimes you fall in and out of love. Sometimes their doesn't have to be an explanation to it. The love could just no longer exist. And sometimes the...
    ventingagain ventingagain 31-35, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was visiting my aunt and uncle on either Christmas or thanksgiving. I might have new years eve. I was trying to tickle my cousin's ribs but he just laughed at me. I said hey...
    doublesalhcow doublesalhcow 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    A. Ten favorite special days 1. Christmas 2. New Year 3. Chinese New Year 4. Thanksgiving 5. my birthday 6. my man of heart's birthday 7. any day I see I have email from my dad 8...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    7 Definite Signs Your Man Truly Loves you 1. He Treats You Well A guy who loves you is considerate of your feelings, needs and desires. He makes them as important as his desires...
    ElizabethSwanTurner ElizabethSwanTurner 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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