Inspirational stories about Thanksgiving can be found all over. Many people use this day to be thankful for what they have and to help others. The holiday can be about shopping, football, eating, and being with loved ones. The holiday can also be about giving thanks, being thankful, and sharing what you’re thankful for with others.
Thanksgiving is a national holiday in Canada and the United States. It is celebrated in other places around the world in various ways as well. The observance is on different dates worldwide, however is the fourth Thursday in November annually in the United States and Puerto Rico. Aspects of the holiday are like that of a harvest festival and can be religious.
Staples of Thanksgiving meals often include turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. The holiday in the United States often includes parades, as well as, football, food, and family. The holiday is thought to have had its start in 1621 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. It was prompted by a particularly good harvest that year. Thanksgiving is seen today as the kickoff to the holiday season.
People can take time to be thankful, share their love and blessings, and enjoy the holiday. However you celebrate the holiday, be inspired and enjoy whatever aspects of the holiday that you participate in. Feel good! Be inspired! Have a bright day!