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Five Minute Friday: Thank You

Thank You. Where do I begin to list all the things that I have to be thankful for - things that I too often chose to overlook. Thank you for a day spent with family, two loving parents who I'm so lucky to still have and for a sister that is my best friend. Thank you for the aunt who joined us today, even though she has a broken heart, she left her house and brought pies and blueberry salad with her. What would a holiday be without Grandma's blueberry salad. Thank you for friends who reached out today, from across town and across the country to wish me a happy holiday. Thank you for an evening of memories made last night at a wonderful Carrie Underwood concert. I'm so glad I got to share that with my mom and my sister.

Thank you for this roof over my head. It may have leaked a little during tonight's rainstorm (thank you for the rain BTW) but it is over my head and it is mine. Thank you for a job that lets me pay for that roof and so many other things. Thank you for leading me to Five Minute Friday, to a community that makes me feel like I'm doing what I should be doing - writing.

Thank you for all the blessings in my life. I couldn't begin to list them in just five minutes. Thank you, thank you, thank you!


  1. Sounds like you had an awesome day! Yes...a lot to be thankful for! Blessings!

    Mindy @ New Equus

  2. So many blessings around that we can find to be thankful for, aren't there. This was so touching.

  3. Found you through FMF. Great thoughts! I am also thankful for Netflix. :) and going through my own major life change. Look forward tomreading more from you!

  4. You did good for five minutes! That would be tough, for sure! Thanks for sharing!

  5. i'm so thrilled i found your blog through FMF tonight! sounds like a wonderful, fabulous day and oh my goodness, i adore carrie underwood! hope it was an absolute blast!

    much love and many blessings to you!


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