25 Things I Am Thankful For…

Since Thanksgiving is now a week away, I thought it would be fun to make a list of things I am thankful for. Some people are doing this for their FB status every day. I can’t commit to that lol as I will forget to do it each day. So, here it is all in one shot πŸ™‚

  1. I was raised by 2 great parents who surrounded me with good people.
  2. That my daddy taught me to stand up for what is right even when unpopular.
  3. That my daddy taught me how to handle a firearm properly and how to use fear to my advantage.
  4. That my daddy was the best daddy in the whole world & I had the privilege to walk with his soul while on this crazy planet.
  5. That my mom taught me to love God and my country.
  6. I have a sister who even though we are polar opposites (or are we?) still has my back.
  7. That my daughter is simply awesome.
  8. That the Naperville police are top notch & know how to get rid of pests & vermin πŸ˜‰
  9. That Mike is far away and has the sense to stay where he is.
  10. That I have since studied Krav Maga and could kick his ass now πŸ˜‰
  11. That my home is peaceful and quiet, even though it needs organizing.
  12. For the Torah and Tanach which give me strength and focus.
  13. For my sweet FB friends who keep me entertained & informed.
  14. For my sweet gentlemen FB friends who make me feel pretty, especially when I don’t feel it πŸ™‚
  15. That in May I will have lived in my house for 7 yrs, even though I haven’t finished unpacking and getting organized!
  16. For my birds and cat who wake me up every morning.
  17. For my wrap around the shoulders heating pad & seat/back warmer in the car πŸ™‚
  18. For good wine.
  19. For caffeine.
  20. For Excedrine migraine.
  21. For Lavender scented bubble bath & candles πŸ™‚
  22. I have a decent job that pays the bills.
  23. That I was only out of work for 2 weeks this year before finding a new job.
  24. That I was able to buy a new car this year.
  25. For my talents that have kept me gainfully employed and flexible during times of change.