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30 Days of Thanks!

Looks like I got a bit behind on my 30 days of Thanks! Time to catch up! :)

Day 5:
I am Thankful for my parents! I am so blessed to have the Mom and Dad I have! I was blessed to be able to have a stay at home  mom that was very active in my  life. I also had a wonderful Father who  was always there to support me in everything I did. I was very active in Band (yes, I was the biggest band nerd you could find, lol) and they both were there for every competition & football game. They went above and beyond helping, They weren't just there to watch, they did almost everything to help! My dad built things and worked booths and my mom cooked and did TONS of decorating! I loved every minute having them there. My mom and dad paid for and did almost everything for my wedding. It was a fabulous wedding and I don't think it could have been any better without them making it happen! These are only the smallest of things my parents have done for me over the years. Since I have been married, my mom and I made weekly trips to the grocery store, and now that I live 6 hours away, she sends me packages of goodies in the mail. My dad would always come to my rescue when I had car issues. :) I'm sure I could go on and on about how wonderful they are, but I guess I should stop. :) I am just so Thankful and blessed to have them in my life. I love you mom and dad! :)

Day 6:
I am thankful for my in-laws! God blessed me with the best in-laws. Cody and I have been together for almost 10 years and in those 10 years I have been welcomed into their family like I was one of their own! I am incredibly lucky! Not only do I get goodies in the mail from my mom, I get goodies in the mail from my mom-in-law as well! When we lived closer, my mom-in-law would always surprise me with little "Happy's". Whether it was a cute notepad, body lotion, or anything else, it was always a very nice surprise! :) My Father-in-law is always looking out for us. He is a "researcher" of sorts. He is always looking for the best of everything for his children. I am so thankful for the new family in my life!

Day 7:

I am Thankful for my puppies! They are teaching me responsibility before I have my own children! They are also teaching me patience every time they pee on the floor, or bark until I want to kill them. HaHa :) They make my life happy. I am never lonely and there is never a dull moment with them around! To bad I had to lose a couple of flip flops from them both. The puppy stage is a killer! I enjoyed having Samson for 4 years before we got She-Ra, but I think She-Ra is a great lil addition to our family! :)

Hope everyone had a great day with the extra hour of sleep! :)
One good thing about having puppies and not children yet, is they don't wake up at a specific time! They would sleep all day if they could! :)
So I enjoyed my extra hour of sleep this morning! :)


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