Happy Thanksgiving

Hello friends,

Tonight my brother came over to make pumpkin pie with Grace.

It was so sweet. He patiently measured out each ingredient and then allowed her to add it to the bowl. With her tiny hands, she carefully emptied each cup or spoonful, making sure she didn’t spill a drop. I stood back to observe the magic and take pictures…

Grace didn’t like the sound of the mixer but managed a smile for me.

The pumpkin pies won’t win any prizes for beauty but they tasted delicious and my brother and Grace got to bond.  I’m so thankful to have him living here in Portland! It means so much to me that Grace will grow up knowing her Aunt and Uncle.

I hope tomorrow, your family and friends will experience the delight of preparing delicious food together! Being surrounded by those we love is something I will always be thankful for.

Happy Thanksgiving!

xo,

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2 responses to “Happy Thanksgiving

  1. This is so sweet, Ivy. What a lovely person your brother is and how patient with your precious girl. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! xo – g

  2. Tes

    Your daughter is so cute and it’s so nice to cook with kid. They are so sweet and eager to learn everything :)
    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family :)

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