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Happy Thanksgiving Day Everyone!

Happy Thanksgiving Day Everyone!

Wishing you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving! Hopefully, you will be with your family, friends and other loved ones today, thankful and grateful to be living here in these United States. How is it that we celebrate this holiday anyway? Did you know that George Washington was the first president to proclaim a day of thanksgiving and he did so on October 3, 1789? […]

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Antler Basket Cornucopia Horn of Plenty

Antler Basket Cornucopia Horn of Plenty

In honor of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday next week and for all you fellow basketweavers, here’s my version of a woven rattan reed cornucopia horn of plenty. It’s a contemporary deer antler basket sculpture called “Hunter’s Cornucopia” that I made in 1993.   I made it using a shed fallow deer antler spike, with natural and hand-dyed rattan reed, Oriental seagrass, and Asian cock feathers […]

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Adopting an "Attitude of Gratitude"

Adopting an "Attitude of Gratitude"

Since this is the month of Thanksgiving, I want to share some ways I “feed” not my belly as we do on Thanksgiving Day with all the traditional recipes, but instead, how I “feed my soul.” Over the years I’ve developed and been adopting an “attitude of gratitude,” waking up each morning thankful to be alive and well. Often times, the well part of that […]

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Wonderful Thanksgiving Day

We had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day with all the family gathered around for a day spent reminiscing and reflecting on all the blessings we’ve enjoyed over the years. Great-grandmother, grandparents, parents and children feasted on the traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings, with a few experimental dishes thrown in for good measure. Our son and his wife held the dinner at their house and […]

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