My parents consider a holiday a success if they are offered an invitation to a friend or neighbor’s home for the feasting festivities. Baking a pie > Baking an entire Thanksgiving meal that only the four of us will enjoy and which will be devoured in under 30 minutes. Plus clean up.

:: Mission Accomplished ::

(And I like it better because these Southerners can cooooook!)
(However, when it comes time for me to cook my own Thanksgiving meal, I’m going to be SOL.)