Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Thanksgiving Tradition & Black Friday Recap

If you got out in the Black Friday rush and survived be Thankful!!!!

This is what Walmart looked like when I was there around 10 pm Thanksgiving Night
I get caught up in the rat race every year it’s sooo much FUN and it ALWAYS get me in the Christmas Spirit! Only difference is this year I was not pressed for anything I just went for the fun but got some good deals while out there.

Friends: Paulette, Tracie & I 
The key to Black Friday Shopping: Shop with Family or Friends; have them stand in line while you shop or vice versa! 

 Did you go Black Friday Shopping? If so, did you score any deals?

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As for Thanksgiving I hope you all enjoyed it. Because I went innnn *literally* lol

Good Bread; Good Meat... Thank you LORD let's EAT! 
My Family has a Thanksgiving tradition after we EAT we put on a Talent Show and perform different talents/acts… whatever your heart desire then that’s what you do. We have been doing this since I can remember and we all live for this tradition each year… waiting to see who is going to be who.
This year my solo act was Erykah Badu ~ Bag Lady

Me as Bag Lady...

I also did a New Era En Vogue with my cousins by my side

performing En Vogue ~ Hold On

Yeah we know there are 4 Ladies in the actual group but like I said: We were the New Era En Vogue.


Tara, Joy, & I as the New Era En Vogue... lol

Here are a few of the ACTS that were performed by my Family Members…

Ashford & Simpson... lol

My Nephew Mike stepped... *YEEK*

My darling cousins Savannah & Rene gave us 3 Musical Selections on their instruments
My cousin Joy performing... En Vogue ~ "Giving him something he can feel"


My Cousin Dana perfoming... Bill Withers ~ "I Love You Dawn"



My Diva Cousin Joy performing... Diana Ross ~ "No Mountain"
My lil couisn Jada & Niece Leaka performing... Beyonce ~ "Single Ladies"

My Cousin Dana performing... Miquel ~ "Adorn"

I wasn’t able to capture all of the ACTS because I was in the back dressing room on parts of the show so I will have to wait for those pictures to come in from other family members.

My Girls & I - O, and they song a song by "The Fray"

I'm very blessed & thankful to have such a loving Family and spending time with them is PRICELESS!!!! 

~Cheers to another successful Terrell Family Talent Show… Every year it gets BIGGER & BETTER!!!!

Note to You: Making memories is what spending time with family is all about. Do your family have any traditions that you just LOVE? Please share...

~Until Next Time

Peace, Love, & Fashion Memories  

Xoxo

Lynn
   

18 comments:

  1. Sounds like you guys had a lot of fun! That's what Im talking about! there's nothing like fun times with family and friends during the holidays!

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    1. Exactly!!!! That's what it's about.... Xoxo

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  2. Love the tradition it's nice to do something different for the holidays. Hope you got some great deals

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    1. I sure did! Even better since I wasn't really even pressed for nothing! Lol!

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  3. First thing first-that talent showcase!!! Laughing all awhile looking at those pictures, looks like your family had a blast. What a great tradition.
    The food table looked delicious all the meats with the fixings, Yummy!!

    Got to love the Black Friday madness and as usual it lives up to its name!!

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    1. Hahaha... Girl yes!!!! My family is too funny!!!! Black Friday is definite just that!!! :-)

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  4. Sounds like y'all had a ball!! I got a couple of good deals went and did Christmas shopping for the girls

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    1. Yes, we did... I love it! That's awesome you were able to get some deals for the girls!!!! Yayyyy!!!!

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  5. You all look like you had so much fun!!!

    With Love,
    Ashley
    Asassywoman.Com

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    1. Family Fun Times!!!! Yearly tradition that the entire family look forward to!

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  6. Oh okay! I see next year, I need to come of your house for Thanksgiving...you know I think I'm the 5th member of En Vogue! LOL!!!!

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  7. What a super awesome tradition boo!!! I LOVE it! I laughed and ate and laughed all weekend long with my family. Thanksgiving is way more special to me than Christmas...hands down! I stayed away from the madness of Black Friday!

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  8. This is a super cool tradition! Lynn, this post just gave me life! We used to have mini talent shows around Christmas time when I was a kid, but somewhere along the way we stopped. Thanks for reminding me of how fun spending time with family and continuing traditions can be! I might have to bring this one back with my tribe, girl! And I'm gonna perform my favorite song "Giving Him Something He Can Feel" lol.

    Great post, hunti! =)

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  9. Miguel tho!!! Looks like you guys had a great time. Family time is so important and I think we forget that sometimes.

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  10. It seems like you all had a blast. I want some of those foods ;)

    xoxo
    Stella

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