A/N: Haaappy Thanksgiving, I suppose? I’m not entirely sure as to what this is, but I suppose categorizing it as a “drabble” of sorts would be fine. Really, I kind of just threw this together while waiting for all the stuff I’ve been cooking to finish up in the oven. Modern AU, Astrid spending Thanksgiving with the Haddocks, a really bad pun, and so on. Cute thing ensue. :)
was… strange. This was her first (official) Thanksgiving spent with
people who weren’t family–immediate
and she still felt as if she found a place to belong.
but in the very best way. One that she could definitely get used to.
was only slightly surprised to find that Stoick and Hiccup were the
two who took on a majority of the actual cooking, while Valka had
covered the prep work. Astrid had been pleased to have been permitted
have been praised for her knifework by Hiccup’s father.
was literally not allowed to touch anything else. She could mince the
garlic and finely chop the vegetables and apples and everything else
that needed to be cut, but the actual cooking? Off limits, because
Hiccup was just that much of a jerk. A gracious host–but a jerk
still loved him, though. Endlessly so.
burn instant ramen,” he accused when she offered to assist with the
soup being stewed. He looked so pleased
himself when his parents both laughed.