Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Wordless Wednesday: Blessings


Wordless Wednesday is a daily prompt at Geneabloggers that asks family historians to create a post in which the main focus is a photograph or image.

Dinner at Grandma Davis' 1964
I wrote on the back of this photo: Grandma should not have
walked in front of the camera.
Left to right: Grandma Lucille Rucker Davis, Uncle Orvin Jr (Davis),
Aunt "Scoop" Davis, just a sliver of cousin Barbara Davis,
me with that fine perm, cousin Glenn Davis

For lack of a photo, I’ve been forced to cheat.  This is actually a Christmas dinner at my Grandma’s house, but our Christmas dinner always looked like a Thanksgiving dinner:
  • Turkey
  • Dressing – both traditional and cornbread
  • Gravy
  • Mashed potatoes
  • Sweet potatoes
  • Green beans
  • Collards
  • Cranberry sauce
  • Pumpkin pie, Apple Pie, Coconut cake


I wish for you this holiday
Good company
Good food
Good times

Happy Thanksgiving!  



14 comments:

  1. Wendy, happy Thanksgiving! When you are gathered with your family remember to jot down their stories & take their picture. Ha!

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    1. Now there's an idea! Thanx for the reminder!

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  2. I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

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  3. We would not have known. I think improvise would be a better description than cheap. LOL Happy Thanksgiving.

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    1. You're kind. Your positive spin never even occurred to me.

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  4. Funny how those two meals can look so much alike. I've decided to go counter-culture and boycott Christmas dinner look-alikes :)

    Wendy, hope your Thanksgiving is a real blessing to you and your family.

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    1. Same here. As hostess with the mostest at Christmas, I never serve turkey. Enjoy your Thanksgiving!

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  5. And Happy Thanksgiving to YOU!!!
    :)~
    HUGZ

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  6. So, by what you wrote on the back of your photo, can I take it then that your Grandma "photobombed" your picture?

    Wendy, I hope you and yours have a very Happy Thanksgiving!

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    1. Ha -- yes, I guess she did. I love that word.

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  7. Nice photo, even if Grandma walked in front of the camera. Hope you had a nice holiday!

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  8. I'm glad Grandma walked in front of the camera. That was so HER-making sure everyone was eating, food was passed around and everyone enjoying her wonderful cooking. I missed her fried chicken and chicken gravy!

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