This Thanksgiving, I am introducing a new tradition to the LO. My personal belief is that children remember routine and structure and I want to start a Thanksgiving book that my girls will eventually do every year with the family. I want this book to teach the LO and her sister about gratitude and being thankful for God's blessings.
My solution is a simple book. Every year at Thanksgiving, I will have the LO ask everyone to think about what they are thankful for and for them to write it on the book. I started the book with three pages:
A much close up version:
I can't wait for the LO to get this filled up! This will truly help her understand the true meaning of thanksgiving -- to be thankful for all the blessings we continue to receive.