Black Friday is Gone

Welcome! Welcome! Happy Thanksgiving to you all. I hope everyone is enjoying a wonderful day with your family and friends and that some of the day is relaxing. Thanksgiving used to be a day of relaxing with the family, watching football, cooking, helping mom or grandma, or whoever made dinner clean up after dinner. Maybe it still is for many of you. Then we would sit down and talk, play some board games, and look at the ads for Black Friday.

It seemed like every year the stores were opening up earlier and earlier. It was kind of fun. Mom and I would go and get a lot of our Christmas shopping done while it was still dark. When we were done, we would go out for breakfast and then go home and take a nap. Frankly, the last couple of days were exhausting. Continue reading