Posts Tagged ‘Thanksgiving’


What does my pie say about me?

December 2, 2013


This is a photo of the traditional coconut cream pie that we all enjoyed on Thanksgiving Day.

Dinner was at the Colonial Inn near Ligonier, Pennsylvania.

I have found (so far) that restaurants in Pennsylvania can be counted on to have coconut cream pie on the menu.  Alas, this is not so closer to home. But I will keep looking.

BUT – Look here on BuzzFeed to find out about your favorite pie is saying about you.


Where am I coming from?

November 24, 2013

This week we celebrate Thanksgiving.  Thoughts turn to the pilgrims who traveled across the ocean seeking religious freedom in a new land, and learning how to plant fish along with their crops.

Subsequently, lots of people from many different have come to make the the U.S.A. their home.  So, which nationality group is the most prevalent in the U.S. today?  Here’s a map from a story in the Daily Mail that has the information all laid out, and there is more information on their site.

heritage map

Did you know this?  Were you surprised?

Ref. Maggie’s Farm