Thanksgiving is the one time of the year we can get together with our family to share a meal or give thanks and enjoy being in the company with family. Celebrations of new family members through birth or marriage or the loss of a family member. Many traditions have been created by families through the years.
Why Celebrate Family Traditions?
Traditions strengthen family ties. Family traditions establish a foundation for family values and are a bonding experience. Click here to read more about the importance of traditions.
Most of us already have our “ways” of celebrating Thanksgiving. Many times we reflect our personal traditions for the day that are possibly passed down from our grandmother or our mom and dad when the family was younger. Click here for some great ideas about how to have fun on Thanksgiving with family.
Adding new traditions for the family can be fun while celebrating Thanksgiving. Maybe family members have something they would like to add to the traditions. This idea could be exciting and be a new idea to add for fun and lots of great memories. Click here and here for lots of great ideas that you might want to adopt!
Traditions in the Lone Star State
Texas has a long list of traditions inside the state. Thanksgiving weekend is full of traditional activities including parades, lighting of trees and home tours. Click here for a list of events happening around Texas!