It is hard to believe 2014 is rapidly winding down and the countdown to Thanksgiving has begun. Preparations are already in the making with the best recipes in the country being investigated in order to beat the best of last year. Family and friends are frantically getting travel plans together in anticipation of the feast of the year.
This is a time to embrace the past, not only personally but also in reflection on the history of Thanksgiving. Do you know when and why the first feast took place. What foods were served? You would be surprised at the foods we commonly find at the modern day Thanksgiving table were not part of the pilgrims’ feast of celebration, even ol’ Tom turkey. Check it out…
Check out the Thanksgiving Clock and find out Did Pilgrims Eat Popcorn? @Awakenings…the countdown has begun!