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Almost Thanksgiving!

Day 15: I am Thankful for our new apartment! I now have more room, an extra bedroom, and extra bathroom! We also have a fireplace with a mantel. I can't wait to hang our Christmas stockings on our mantel this year! :)

Day 16: I am Thankful for finding a job! I enjoyed my time of rest, but I am excited to be back at work. I feel productive again. I feel like I can call myself a Nurse again. I am working for an Allergy and Asthma clinic and deal with a lot of sick people with allergy problems. I have to spend some one on one time with nasal mucus (aka snot, lol). It may not be glamorous, but so far I like the job! :)

Day 17: I am Thankful for my GPS. If had not received it for Christmas from my wonderful in-laws, I would be a lost duck in this new area! It has taken me to all of my job interviews, to grocery stores, restaurants, and to visit my brother and friends! It will also take me home for Christmas! :) It has been a life saver up here! :)

Day 18: I am Thankful for Netflix! I love that I am able to watch a ton of movies instantly on my laptop or TV! Most new movies we just get on Redbox so we don't have to wait for them to come in the mail, but the other stuff you just feel like watching for the heck of it, you can just pull it right up whenever you want to! :)

Day 19: I am Thankful for my new Kitchen. Yes this goes right along with the new apartment, but it deserves special love! :) It is so open! And I love the countertops! They don't show dirt as bad. lol :) I love that I can talk with the hubby while I'm cooking and he is in his computer. It's just been wonderful! :)

Day 20: I am Thankful for getting Cable!! We have not had cable in 5 years (which was perfectly fine with me). This year, I get to watch all of the holiday shows on TBS, ABC Family, and the Hallmark channel! I am totally a sucker for those cheezy shows! :) I am so excited! :)

Day 21: I am Thankful for my husband's job. Today he does not have to go to work till almost noon and I get to spend the morning with him! It looks like it will be a great job for him! It won't allow us to go home for Thanksgiving, but I am just thankful that he has a good job now! :)

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