Blogging our recent US trip day by day, a month after the event.

26th November – Thanksgiving Day

CrochetThere’s Crotchet on the left, Rob’s cokatiel. He has a merry whistle which cheered our morning. Grinding coffee beans, V warned us to guard our ears against ‘the loudest noise imaginable’, which was followed by a gentle rrrrrrrrrrr. Americans, eh?

Respectful Thanksgiving hatWe had a quiet day, followed by Thanksgiving dinner with V’s parents, where we had a lovely evening and a wonderful meal. No potatoes, but there were candied yams (I think!). I enjoyed seeing photographs of a young V on the walls.

ModelsRolf, V’s dad, showed us his remarkable collection of model trains, and ran a small layout for a short time.


About wombat37

A Yorkshireman in the green hills of Lancashire, UK Not a real wombat, obviously, or typing would become an issue. I do have short legs and a hairy nose, however. Oh, & a distinctive smell.

Posted on December 26, 2015, in #WOMBATSDOAMERICA, America, California, Food, San Diego, USA. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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