― Another reason to be thankful! ∙ A college visit and acceptance in one day. My daughter was accepted early to a private college . Working hard on her portfolio, studies, and extracurricular activities paid off. Even though its one of her backup colleges and in another state its the closest college to home. It now gives her the confidence to meet with the other colleges she is interested in. ∙ I'm excited for the holiday. Can't wait to sleep in, and watch the "Macy's Thanksgiving [...].