Thanksgiving is a significant day. It is a celebration of Christian origin and a festival known throughout the world, which is celebrated every year in the USA and Canada to give thanks for the blessings received during the year, bringing families together to prepare and enjoy a hearty dinner with turkey as the protagonist of the main course, served with corn, mashed potatoes or sweet potatoes (sweet potato, sweet potato), cranberry sauce, and gravy, a sauce made with turkey juice, accompanied by apple or pumpkin spice as dessert. But the decorations are also an essential element that should not be missing.
Did you think that pumpkins could only be used on Halloween? If so, let me tell you that you were wrong. Thanksgiving is equal to or more important than Halloween. So, a perfect idea to celebrate this tradition and commemorate this day of union and harmony is to get pumpkins and put into play the creativity that we carry within. Once again, these great vegetables show us that they serve for much more than just being eaten.
Benefits of These Vegetables
Besides of being able to use the pumpkins as decoration for several holidays, we also have to take into account that we must eat them since it strengthens our defenses, keeps the immune system in good condition, takes care of the cardiovascular system, they are suitable for the digestive system and benefits our eye health. The important thing is to make the following balance, buy to decorate and buy others to eat and enjoy!
When we think of Thanksgiving, we imagine a sumptuous banquet of food, many of our family members gathered in one place, music, laughter, and anecdotes. Above all, we think about the decoration of the house. The typical colors to decorate on Thanksgiving Day are warm autumn colors. Think in shades like red, burgundy, yellow, beige, green, and brown. Another typical and essential element is the thank you messages. The boxes with the letter "Give Thanks" are common, and you can find them in different stores. We all agree that decoration is a fundamental part.
You first have to get two or three pumpkins of considerable size to have greater comfort and more freedom when making these drawings. Then, you need to get paints in the color that you like the most. You can see some color combinations in the picture. The last step to do is to paint some beautiful flowers on the pumpkins. When the paint is dry, it only remains to find a good place for the pumpkins outside.
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