10 Things To Be Grateful For During A Pandemic

By: Nathan Tolson Friends – Friends help us deal with stress, make better choices in school and in life, and friends create a sense of belonging that’s essential to having an enjoyable life. They also keep us sane during these crazy times. Pets – Pets keep us calm, help us deal with stress, take our minds off of reality, and are great companions during stressful … Continue reading 10 Things To Be Grateful For During A Pandemic

Thanksgiving Across the States

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday that allows us to engage more with our families and loved ones, while enjoying delicious food. The recent pandemic has put a clamp on how much we are allowed to do, so today we’ll look at some Thanksgiving traditions around the country. New York – Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade just might be the most iconic … Continue reading Thanksgiving Across the States

10 Interesting Thanksgiving Facts

by Josh Askins Butterball answers more than 100,000 turkey-cooking questions via their Butterball Turkey Hotline each November and December. Watching football is an integral part of most Thanksgiving celebrations. Wild turkeys can run 20 miles per hour when scared. Thanksgiving is the biggest travel day of the year. Macy’s has put on a parade every Thanksgiving since 1924. Turkey wasn’t on the the menu at … Continue reading 10 Interesting Thanksgiving Facts

The History of Thanksgiving

By: Nathan Tolson Thanksgiving or Thanksgiving Day is a holiday in the United States always celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. In 1620, more than a hundred colonists left Plymouth, England, looking for a place where they could practice religion freely and obtain great wealth. After sixty-six days of arduous sailing, the colonists landed on the coast of Cape Cod in what is now … Continue reading The History of Thanksgiving