November 24, 2008

Monday Musings: Thanksgiving

Hosted by Barbara at "Candy Hearts and Paper Flowers"

What we're really talking about is a wonderful day set aside on the
fourth Thursday of November when no one diets. I mean,
why else would they call it Thanksgiving?

~*~ Erma Bombeck ~*~
"No One Diets on Thanksgiving,"
26 November 1981


  1. shannon~~i've been sick for the past few days~~i thought i could get up and get on the computer for a while~~but i'm sweating and freezing at the same time, so i'll be back later~~~got to get well by wednesday because mom and i are going to altanta to spend thanksgiving with my older brother (my dad's son)
    so i may not be back until after the trip~~catch up with you later

  2. Best wishes for a speedy recovery Charlene!

  3. I love Erma Bombeck. Thank goodness we still have all her witty sayings to make us chuckle.

  4. Oh, this is perfect ... I need to send this to my mom, she will laugh and laugh!

    Cheers, and hope you and yours have a happy turkey (or whatever) day!


  5. Thanks for visiting everyone. I also love Erma Bombeck and I am so glad we still have her wittiness with us.

  6. I think it should be illegal to diet on any holiday. hehehe

  7. Hi Shannon,

    I’m inviting you over to Hip Mama’s Place ( for tons of fabulous Christmas Giveaway Event prizes.

    Hope you can join in the fun! :)


  8. No one diets in November? Why didn't I know this? That explains why my scale is off.....

  9. Tammy...I think so too.

    Jocelyn....thank you for the invitation.

    Indigo...No diets in November AND December!!!


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