If you're like most of us, the Christmas shopping season got underway in earnest the day after Thanksgiving. That day – Black Thursday – is huge for the nation's retailers. It sets the tone for the remainder of the season. It's the same for Cyber Monday – the Monday after Thanksgiving – when the online shoppers have their busiest day.
Thanksgiving Day guests of Dane and Belinda Harpster of St. Peter were: Nathan and Mahala Jacquin of Villa Ridge, Mo., Helen Limes of St. Peter, Renee Key of Edgewood and the Rev. William Emrick of St. Peter.
… here on the (relocated) Homestead. Bright red bows adorn the critters’ fences and bright red bows also adorn the ceramic critters on Cora’s Corner (deer; “Cloudy,” the white horse; SnowWhite Goose and Roseylee Duck).