I firmly believe it is the memories we create in our house that make it our home. With two teenage daughters, I am always looking for some fun conversation starters to introduce at the dinner table. In my search I ran across some great trivia. I plan to stump them all at our Thanksgiving dinner..right!
What is the name of the famous rock where the pilgrims landed?
The Indians invited to the Thanksgiving feast were?
What is the name of the ship the pilgrims came over to the United States on?
What is the name of the Captain of the Mayflower?
Who was instrumental in declaring Thanksgiving Day a National holiday?
What is the original name for pilgrams?
What part of the turkey that is broken that is considered good luck?
Indian corn should only be used as decorations and not for cooking?
What year did the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade start?
What year was the first Thanksgiving?
Who was the first President to pardon a Turkey?
President Harry Truman
Name the first balloon in the 1927 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade?
Felix the Cat
How many pilgrams came over on the Mayflower?
How long did it take the pilgrams to travel from England to the United States?
What was the Mayflower originally designed to carry?
How long did the first Thanksgiving Day last?
What football teams played in the first Thanksgiving Day game in 1934?
Detroit Lions vs Chicago Bears
President Bush pardoned two turkeys in 2005. What were their names?
Marshmellow and Yam
Of the 102 pilgrams that came over on the Mayflower only half of them survived to attend the first ever Thanksgiving dinner. We have much to be thankful for.
Wishing you a fun and festive holiday.
Until next time,
la chasse au bonheur