We hosted 14 people for Thanksgiving and thanks to some extra bedroom space since our move, we were able to fit everyone comfortably. The boys loved having their cousins around for a few days. After rolling out the rolls to rise and prepping the turkey on Thanksgiving morning, we hit…

Thanksgiving Eve

Our extended Tanner family started arriving at our house on Thanksgiving Eve and we headed to the Spectrum shopping center for an evening on the town. First on the agenda was the ferris wheel. It was funny to look below and see the ice skating rink in our definitely not…

Little Turkeys

April 8, 2019 in Friends, Preschool, Thanksgiving - No Comments

I was scheduled to teach preschool co-op the week before Thanksgiving so naturally, we made turkey hats. Usually Crew is at school during Finn’s preschool but we switched the day that week so he got to join us too. Cutest little turkeys I ever did see.


December 15, 2015 in Beach, Cooking, Tanner Family, Thanksgiving - No Comments

We hosted Troy’s siblings at our house for Thanksgiving. His parents couldn’t join us until the next day because they had an assignment to serve the prisoners at the jail in Salt Lake City on Thanksgiving day. Hosting the entire meal made us feel like true adults. Having four children…


I’m so grateful for a day to celebrate the power of gratitude. Nash came home from school beaming in his “feast” attire the day before Thanksgiving. Our family theme this year is “Be Grateful.” Even though we could all improve on this concept, it’s exciting to see pure gratitude seeping…

Thankful Tree

November 28, 2014 in Thanksgiving, Traditions - No Comments

Happy Thanksgiving! We were a little late in the game in crafting our traditional thankful tree this year, but we got the job done two days before Thanksgiving and that’s all that matters. We’ve had a bunch of family in town which has made it fun for everyone that comes…

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