Kelly Clarkson just celebrated her very first Thanksgiving as a mother. The first winner of “American Idol” made it quite memorable. According to a Friday, Nov. 28 report by US Magazine, Kelly Clarkson dressed her daughter, River, up as a turkey.
Little River Rose did not wear a complete turkey costume. Instead, she wore a knit turkey hat. The brown hat had several red, orange, black and brown knit feathers. The hat was complete with a turkey face that consisted of two black eyes and an orange turkey beak.
The singer shared the photo of River Rose through Twitter. She posted the photo, wishing all of her Twitter followers a happy Thanksgiving.
“Happy Thanksgiving from my little turkey head!!! [sic]” Kelly Clarkson tweeted on Thanksgiving. “#thankfulfor my family and friends :) [sic].”
Kelly Clarkson is the daughter-in-law of Oklahoma's own, Reba McEntire. She is married to Brandon Blackstone, a talent manager. She and Blackstone were married in June of this year.
Not only is Kelly Clarkson Reba McEntire's daughter-in-law. She is also the country music superstar's duet partner. The two talented ladies joined forces on a country song, “Because Of You.”
Clarkson has two stepchildren. They are Savannah and Seth. They are Brandon Blackstone's son and daughter from a previous marriage. Clarkson and Brandon have only the one daughter, River Rose.
Before her duet with Oklahoman Reba McEntire, Kelly Clarkson became famous on “American Idol.” She was the very first winner on Fox's hit reality/talent show. Since then, she has gone on to have several number one hits.
She was born Kelly Brianne Clarkson in Fort Worth, Texas. Before deciding on a career in music, Clarkson wanted to be a marine biologist. She changed her mind about that career choice after seeing the movie, “Jaws.” She graduated from Burleson High School in Burleson, Texas in 2000.
In addition to her music career, Kelly Clarkson has appeared on several television shows. Those include “Reba,” which starred Reba McEntire and “The Crazy Ones,” which starred the late Robin Williams. She performed “It Ain't the Meat (It's the Motion)” in the pilot of “The Crazy Ones.” She also appeared in “That '80s Show” and “Sabrina, the Teenage Witch.”
Based on the photo Kelly Clarkson posted on Twitter, it appears the singer had a happy Thanksgiving. Seeing she has a healthy baby, happy marriage and a successful music career, she truly has a lot to be thankful this year. She appears to be quite thankful for her many blessings.