Thursday, November 27, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving 2014

-I decided to look back at all my Thanksgiving posts that I've done since I started blogging.  I did one every year from 2006 until 2011.

-The past 3 years were a time of great transition and change for me.  My heart wasn't into blogging.  I had high hopes that this year was going to be "easier".  It wasn't, BUT, I realized I have A LOT to be thankful for.

-I have learned A LOT over the past 3 years, and I wouldn't trade any of it, even though it has been incredibly hard.

-My list below isn't necessarily in order of importance, and it is by no means exhaustive.

What I'm Thankful For:
-God's Unconditional Love for me through thick and thin
-My 4 incredible kids (I can't imagine my life without them)
-My amazing boyfriend (who has taught me how deeply you can really love someone)
-My friends (who have stood with me during my deep valleys)
-My brother (who has been a source of strength and comfort to me these past 3 years)
-My Mom (who is a great listener and a woman of compassion)
-God providing for my needs
-Blogging (it has been a very therapeutic outlet for me and is something that I thoroughly love doing)
-Reading (I met my goal of 60 for this year and am still going strong)
-My health
-Books, Movies and Music (they take me to other places and times)
-How God has been opening my eyes over the past 3 years
-God teaching me perseverance through my job struggles
-God giving me a chance to start over
-How God is going to give me the right job at the right time
Happy Thanksgiving 2006
Happy Thanksgiving 2007
Happy Thanksgiving 2008
Happy Thanksgiving 2009
Happy Thanksgiving 2010
Happy Thanksgiving 2011

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