Scenes from Thanksgiving Ken Shackelford November 30, 2013 Here are the pictures from our Thanksgiving Day in Elbasan Albania. Friends and Family Our family and Rose Shero enjoyed hosting Bani and Zamira Verçani and their children Eklesia and Sajmon, and also Kerri Nixon and Julie Shelley. Sweety Pie(s) Tanja was excited to be able to make some pies - two walnut pies (can't get pecans here), two pumpkin pies, and two carmel pies. Yummy! Preparations Robbie and Bethany helping out in the kitchen. Place Settings Rose and Jillian got the crayons and wrote down names on our place settings. Low Countertops Kenneth's back starts hurting when he works on our low countertops, so he gets down on Tanja's level :-) Kerri and Bethany When in a foreign country, we seem to be making a tradition of having a South African over for Thanksgiving (we miss you Philip and Corlea and fam.! Fellowship from left: Bani, Zamira, Julie, Shelby, Rose . . . and Robbie's head. Kids at Play Jillian LOVES having Eklesia and Sajmon over. Two Turkey Day Cutting the Turkey(s) Chef Beth Preparations Shelby Setting the Table The Table is Ready Bethany and Shelby concur...the table is ready! Pepsi Shelby and Jillian playing the card game Pepsi Time to Relax!