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Give Thanks


The Budget Epicurean is taking a Thursday off from posting to enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday. I hope you all have good food, a warm roof over your head, and loving relationships!

Things I’m thankful for:

  • Good health
  • Working heart, lungs, joints, brain…
  • My BFF/hubs
  • A loving family
  • Amazing friends
  • 2 cute furbabies
  • Clean drinking water
  • HOT, running water
  • Washer/dryer
  • Dish washer!
  • Electricity
  • Air conditioning
  • Enough $ to pay the bills
  • More than enough $, to invest
  • NO DEBT* (except mortgage…)
  • *An affordable house I own
  • Education
  • Medicine
  • Insurance
  • A secure, great job
  • The blogging community
  • Pumpkin scented candles
  • Colored leaves
  • PIE
  • Mochas
  • Probiotics
  • Popcorn
  • Red wine
  • Laughter
  • Board games
  • The internet
  • Netflix
  • Mutual funds
  • Kind strangers
  • Kroger freebie Fridays
  • Reusable grocery bags
  • Coupons
  • Freedom
  • Choice
  • Rational thought
  • Personal & civic rights
  • PP & IUDs
  • Holiday-only cookies
  • Hot cocoa
  • Hot apple cider
  • Hot tea
  • Fuzzy socks
  • Fuzzy blankets
  • Heated car seats
  • Honda engines
  • Earmuffs
  • Boots!
  • Garden planning
  • Sunlight
  • Root vegetables
  • Poinsettias
  • Life renewal in the spring


I could probably keep going, this is just off the top of my head! May y’all have more things to be thankful for than not.

<3  B.E.

Thanksgiving Post Roundup


Thursday of this week is the American holiday of Thanksgiving.  The Budget Epicurean will be on a short holiday in honor of this tradition.  Whether you are at home, or at work wishing you were home, traveling or not leaving your house, here are some holiday favorite articles about Thanksgiving:

And as for the food…

I am thankful for all my wonderful readers!


Feel free to leave a comment below! What are you cooking this year? What are you thankful for?