MASON CITY, Iowa- With the holiday season, many people are reflecting on what they’re thankful for in their lives.
Alyssa Luppen of Garner said she’s grateful for her family this Thanksgiving. “My dad, my mom, my grandparents, my cousin, my aunt and my uncle and my two brothers.”
Luppen said she is also thankful for the friendships she has made at school.
“They always play with me,” said Luppen. “They never turn their back on me, and they’re really really nice.”
Allan Luppen, Alyssa’s father, said he is grateful for the great people in the community. “They’re nice people to be with, easy to get along with, they’re always there to help you out.”
He said is thankful for his job, being able to support his family and put a roof over their head.