Put on your blinders and resist the urge to join retailers in the pursuit of Christmas. We still have Thanksgiving on the horizon. Before you encourage your family to make wish lists, have them jot down what it is that has them so GRATEFUL this season.
I used good old construction paper to make this tree and its leaves. Over the next several days each member of our family is welcome to add his or her own appreciation for life’s blessings. By Thanksgiving we will have a maple tree bearing all our gratitude. This one was written by Emily (pretty sure she meant to add an “e” on everyone, but she was in such a hurry to add her leaf to the tree – so sweet!