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LA CASA DE ROY AND THE ILL-FATED TURKEY, Part II

LA CASA DE ROY AND THE ILL-FATED TURKEY, Part II Happy Thanksgiving

Ill-Fated Turkey Thanksgiving in Ecuador When Melodia and I lived in Ecuador, American Thanksgiving was almost never remembered. We were far removed from American traditions and cultural events. The date for Thanksgiving came and went each year, but I was usually unaware. Some years my husband Raul would lament, “Hey, I just realized Thanksgiving already […]

LA CASA DE ROY AND THE ILL-FATED TURKEY, PART I

LA CASA DE ROY AND THE ILL-FATED TURKEY, PART I thanksgiving

THANKSGIVING IN ECUADOR La Casa De Roy I want to introduce you to our house in Salinas, Ecuador, as it was the final resting place for a very ill-fated turkey on my daughter Melodiaʼs first Thanksgiving. The house has many stories to tell, and this one seems timely as we approach a truly American holiday, […]