Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all.  I’m grateful that you come here to read the blog.  I’ll be working my regular shift today…I’m off on Friday.  I hope to get up early enough to see the Rockford Band in the Macy’s Parade in NYC.  Here they are getting the balloons ready last night.   My youngest daughter was a balloon handler in that parade once.  Thanksgiving is an old holiday in the U.S. – going back to 1789.  If you have a moment, read George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation.  There’s lots of interesting Thanksgiving facts.  A wild turkey can run up to 12…