(NEW YORK) — Between bites of turkey and forkfuls of mashed potatoes, many celebrities took a moment to wish their fans a happy Thanksgiving.
Kim Kardashian shared a photo on her website of her with brother Rob, brother-in-law Lamar Odom and sister Khloe Kardashian at the Thanksgiving table.
“Happy Thanksgiving everyone!!!” Kardashian wrote with the photo. “I am so thankful to be enjoying time with my family this Thanksgiving. I have so many things to be thankful for! I feel very blessed to have such a loving family, amazing friends and so many supportive fans who make me smile every day. I am thankful for all of you this Thanksgiving.”
“On this Thanksgiving, I feel I have more to be thankful for than ever – a loving husband, a supportive (although slightly crazy LOL) family, work that I love, new experiences and incredible fans,” sister Khloe Kardashian wrote on her website. “I am so grateful for all of these blessings, and today, I want to give thanks for every single one of them.”
Singer and New York resident Alicia Keys expressed her thanks for the city’s response to Sandy. “This year, I’m thankful for the city of New York and the extraordinary ways in which we have all come together following the aftermath of hurricane Sandy,” Keys wrote on her website. “This city has never failed me and to be a part of it when it is in need is truly a beautiful thing. I’m thankful to live in a place where busy streets are full of life, energy and inspiration in every block I walk.”
Many stars took to Twitter to share what they’re thankful for this year:
Snooki: “Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I’m thankful for my beautiful & healthy baby boy&my amazing fiancé. And of course my AMAZING fans/supporters!”
Lady Gaga: “Happy Thanksgiving Twitter! I’m thankful for all of you, the messages of positivity u send me everyday lift me & make me stronger.”
Russel Crowe: “Thanks for music, mountains, outlooks, oceans, evening jasmine, lavender fields, desert nights, words, wit & winds of change, love everlasting & skin”
Joe Jonas: “Happy Thanksgiving. I’m thankful this year for Family, Friends, Music, Fans, Whipeout, Coffee Sleeves, 007, Harry Style’s Hair, And Mustaches”
Ellen DeGeneres: “If it weren’t for you, I wouldn’t be able to help people in need. You’re all apart of it, and I’m so grateful. Happy Thanksgiving.”
Ricky Gervais: “I just had an idea. We should be thankful & nice & non denominational & enjoy friends & family & have a drink & celebrate life everyday.”
The Help actress Octavia Spencer shared some Thanksgiving tips with her followers. “Thxgiving WARNINGS: DON’T fry a turkey indoors. DON’T hide your veggies in the napkin, can’t spell it, DON’T eat it! DO have a blessed day!”
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