Author: Melody Vaughn

  ÔÇťThe Empty Chair PrayerÔÇŁ   The pies are in the freezer,┬á The turkeyÔÇÖs on the list,┬á But this Thanksgiving, oh how a loved one will be missed! Lord Jesus, please hear our Thanksgiving prayer,┬á For those gathered around a table that has an empty chair, Oh Lord, comfort their hearts ÔÇô we...

DID YOU KNOW??? A Thanksgiving mix-up inspired the first TV dinners?   In 1953, a Swanson employee accidentally ordered a┬á colossal shipment of Thanksgiving turkeys┬á(260 tons, to be exact). To deal with the excess, salesman Gerry Thomas took inspiration from the prepared foods served on airplanes. He came...