I'm assuming turkey, stuffing, and salad, and possibly something Mexican as that side has strong ties to south of the border.
My mother's bringing her awesome cheesecake.
I see, since mom is bringing cheesecake you ASSUME that you will get fed American food. Now watch it turn out to be turkey tamales and tomatillo salad!
The pumpkins were decoration in the restaurant for a month, now for the last week I have been selling them as pie, plus I get one for the family. You know my grandparents went on endlessly about the depression...waste not want not and all of that. Some of it rubbed off.