Visiting a blog with the cute name of , I found a banner perfect for Thanksgiving. My banner is very similar to the instructions Carol provided on her blog and was easy to make with what I had on hand.
Little wooden clothes pins are embellished and used to hold each letter in place for hanging.
I kept the edges straight but Carol used her Cricut to cut out a scalloped edge on the patterned paper that looks very nice.
Since I did not have the pretty Tulle as the one I copied, I used cotton yarn and just crocheted a long chain.
A quick search turned up these quotes on gratitude:God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say "thank you?" ~William A. Ward
The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts. No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving. ~H.U. Westermayer
Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone. ~G.B. Stern
There is no such thing as gratitude unexpressed. If it is unexpressed, it is plain, old-fashioned ingratitude. ~Robert Braul
When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs? ~G.K. Chesterton
The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you. ~John E. Southard
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings! ~Henry Ward Beecher
Grace isn't a little prayer you chant before receiving a meal. It's a way to live. ~Attributed to Jacqueline Winspear
Who does not thank for little will not thank for much. ~Estonian Proverb
When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep? ~George Canning
Therefore, since we receive a kingdom which cannot be shaken, let us show gratitude by which we may offer to God an acceptable service with reverence and awe…
Hebrews 12:28 NASB