Family Center - Hook Me Up


November is the month each year we are reminded to stop and give thanks for all the good things we have in our lives. We are thankful for our friends, family, jobs and a multitude of other things. This month I have searched for websites to help make Thanksgiving Day more interesting and a little smoother so we have more time to enjoy all those things we are thankful for.

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt
Entertain the kids while teaching them about thanksgiving. It's also a good way to keep them busy while you do all that Thanksgiving pre-work.

History of Thanksgiving
Learn about how our forefathers truly celebrated the first Thanksgiving and how it became a national holiday.

Billy Bear's Thanksgiving
Lots of fun Thanksgiving activities to keep the kids busy.

Allrecipes.com
This is my favorite recipe site. Visit it for ideas as well as that lost recipe.

Special Events
What is Thanksgiving without football? Here is a full schedule of who is playing and when on Thanksgiving Day.

Dr. Linda
Okay, we all have that one crazy uncle or annoying cousin who comes to Thanksgiving dinner. This site offers some real information on how to minimize holiday anxiety.

Thanksgiving Coloring Pages
Turn on the printer and keep those kids busy by helping you decorate with these great holiday coloring sheets.

Let's Say Thanks
I'm now an Army mom. Now more than ever I understand how important letters from home are to our men and women in uniform. So, I ask you all to take a moment to send a message of thanks to our troops.