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Yay, it's Hump Day!

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

This work week is half over already...with the amount of working at my desk, the rest of the week should go by pretty fast too!.

Great results at the Garry's Orthopedic Specialist yesterday. No surgery is required and he can start put a bit of weight on his leg now. He still needs to use his crutches and must continue to wear the air boot when he is moving around. But the doctor thinks that he can start leaving it off more now when he is sitting. He should be able to start driving in a few days if he is having no pain from applying pressure on his leg. Garry is one happy camper!

My Gratefuls:
1. I am grateful that I have a job that allows me to take the necessary time off to get family to their medical appointments. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
2. I am grateful for the gift of healing that is at work in Garry's body and that he will not require surgery. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
3. I am grateful for technology that enables doctors to access medical needs. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
4. I am grateful for no snow over night and I won't have to shovel this morning. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
5. I am grateful for a much better sleep last night so that I can function better today. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
6. I am grateful for fresh water to drink as well as to make my cinnamon tea! Thank you, thank you, thank you.
7. I am grateful for the lessons that come my way each day that helps me to practice patience, tolerance, compassion and especially my faith. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
8. I am grateful for the sunshine each time it makes an appearance. How it brightens peoples moods. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
9. I am grateful for our safe trip and back from the city yesterday on icy roads. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
10. I am grateful for having a place that I can go each morning and list my thank you's as a reminder of how blessed my life is. Thank you, thank you, thank you.


Have a wonderful day. Make the choice to have a positive attitude.

Hugs,
Wanda

  
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KSNICKER 2/20/2013 10:43AM

    emoticon Great news for Garry!

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SNUGLBUNIE 2/20/2013 6:55AM

    Ohhh, I can just imagine how happy he is. I'm sure he wants his independence back. Good news about no surgery needed. Have a great hump day. I'm glad the work week is 1/2 done too :)

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WILSON1926 2/20/2013 6:50AM

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Tuesday

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Where did my weekend go??? Three days felt like such a nice long weekend, yet it seemed to go by so fast.

Today I will leave work a bit early so that I can get Garry to his specialist appointment. I'm hoping that he will not be disappointed in the what the doctor has to say. I don't think that he is going to need to have surgery, but I also don't think that he is going to be getting the air boot off and be able to drive as of today either. Poor Garry, he is so tired of all his limitations.

I didn't get a very restful sleep last night. Garry's uncle was here for the night and although a great guest, it's having other sounds during the night that kept rousing me up. Someone else's snoring, the dog was restless as she was hyper alert to all the different sounds too. I'm already looking forward to going to sleep tonight. *grin*.

My Thank you's.
1. Thank you that although we had some snow during the night, the wind has pretty much taken care of any shoveling that I would have had to do this morning. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
2. Thank you for Garry's uncle stopping in to see us and spend the night. We always enjoy getting together with him. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
3. Thank you for the girls visit and being able to join us for supper last night. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
4. Thank you that I had the foresight to blend up a smoothie for my breakfast last night before going to bed. It was nice to reach into the fridge this morning and have it all ready. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
5. Thank you that Garry sees the specialist today and will have good results. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
6. Thank you for a short work week. I love my job, but I love my weekends too *grin* Thank you, thank you, thank you.
7. Thank you for all our needs being met and even some of our wants. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
8. Thank you for the gift of faith and the renewing of it each day as well as building on what is there. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
9. Thank you for friends and family that enrich our lives. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
10. Thank you for another day of life and the opportunity to be all that God has created me to be. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Have a great day, it's your choice!

Hugs,
Wanda

  
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KSNICKER 2/19/2013 9:57AM

    I'm with you and am a very light sleeper. When we have company and they move around at night all three of our dogs get to barking. Takes them about 3 days to finally get used to them being there. hehehe Good Luck to Garry today. Hope he gets some good news. Thank you for sharing... ((hugs))

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BUSYGRANNY5 2/19/2013 7:26AM

    I love that you take the time to list all your thank-yous! Great idea!

Have a great day!

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JGRAY76 2/19/2013 7:10AM

    Have a Thankful Day and hope Garry's appointment goes better than expected

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SNUGLBUNIE 2/19/2013 7:01AM

    Different sounds definitely breaks up my night too. Hope Gary gets good news. Keep us posted.

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Happy Monday!

Monday, February 18, 2013

It's Family day in my province today. Supposed to be a day off that families can be together and doing family activities. In theory, it's a great idea...but some people still have to work and my hubby is one of them.
Really, for many it's just a great excuse to have a long weekend in February!

Not much on my agenda today. Take Garry to work, come home and make up some meals to carry us through the work week and relax with the dog.

My Thank you list:
1. Thank you for this three day weekend, although I'm up early this morning, I have had two mornings of being able to sleep in. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
2. Thank you for being able to meet up with my truck driving brother yesterday and sharing a quick visit with him as he traveled through town. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
3. Thank you for the opportunity to touch base with Quin yesterday also. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
4. Thank you that I have had some reading time during the past couple of days. It's so nice to sit down with a book and relax. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
5. Thank you for my family and the love we share. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
6. Thank you for all that we have as well as for all that we don't have. We are blessed. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
7. Thank you that Garry's leg is healing and he sees the specialist tomorrow for further advice. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
8. Thank you that the snow that fell yesterday was manageable for me to shovel. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
9. Thank you for the ability to see, hear and move my body freely. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
10. Thank you for the new life that has joined our family circle. What a joy Elizabeth Ann will be to Julie and Mike. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Have a wonderful day, take the time to be grateful for all your blessings.

Hugs,
Wanda

  
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KSNICKER 2/18/2013 9:55AM

    Thank you for sharing and enjoy your day off...

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SNUGLBUNIE 2/18/2013 9:15AM

    Enjoy your day off.

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The temps have dropped slightly and the snow has started!

Sunday, February 17, 2013

I will be doing some snow shoveling this morning as my exercise. I'm not really complaining as the universe has been good to me since Garry broke his leg and isn't able to help. We have only had small snow storms and not big dumps. Stuff that I have been able to manage and with our girls help keep things cleared.

Keeping our friend Marla and her family in my prayers. She is in the hospital and undergoing some procedures to determine the next course of action. May God keep her in his care and grant peace and comfort to her family.

My Gratefuls:
1. I'm grateful for a nice dinner out last night with my hubby. We went to Kelsey's where I had a veggie burger (without the bun) and some fries. I didn't finish my meal as there was just too much. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
2. I'm grateful for information about Marla so that I can keep her in my prayers. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
3. I'm grateful that we have had several days without snow and today's snow is falling when I don't have to be at work. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
4. I'm grateful for the gift of healing in Kaeli and Garry's bodies. Lord I thank you for the restoration. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
5. I'm grateful for having this three day weekend and being able to relax. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
6. I'm grateful for finding my missing book so that I can take it back to the library. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
7. I'm grateful that our big back yard that gives Sage a place to play and run in safety. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
8. I'm grateful for to have the ability to see, hear and speak, they truly are great gifts to have. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
9. I'm grateful for my fireplace that buns both gas and firewood. We always have a back up source for heat and cooking. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
10. I'm grateful for the upcoming spring weather and all the renewal it brings with it. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Have a blessed and wonderful day. Give thanks for all the blessings in your life.

Hugs,
Wanda

  
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KSNICKER 2/17/2013 3:25PM

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SUNSHINE99999 2/17/2013 10:49AM

  I'm glad you have so many grateful items listed. A very good list to have when one of those not so nice days raises its ugly head. emoticon

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SNUGLBUNIE 2/17/2013 10:39AM

    Yes, you have been lucky with the snow since Gary can't do it :) Have a wonderful day.

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Weekends are the best!

Saturday, February 16, 2013

I'm loving weekends more and more as I get older! After a week of needing to be up at 4:30 am for work, the weekends allow me to sleep in at least until 7am. It is still early by many peoples standards, but it's a great sleep in for me *grin*.

Even Sage was good this morning and let me sleep in. She has become used to getting to go outside earlier in the morning, so for her to wait is really nice.

My agenda for today: Take Garry to renew his driver's license, it was due on his birthday in January, but we didn't rush as he still can't drive with his leg in a cast. Laundry, always laundry to do on the weekends, Got shopping for a baby gift so that I can get it mailed off to Julie and Mike. There wee bundle of joy has chosen to arrive early. Do so banking and pay some bills. Get some groceries. Yep, it looks like it might be a busy day!

My Gratefuls:
1. I'm grateful for technology that allows us to keep up to date with friends and family. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
2. I'm grateful for the new life that is joining Julie and Mike's family. A new little surrogate granddaughter for us. We are so excited and can hardly wait to make her acquaintance. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
3. I'm grateful that it appears to be another day free of snow falling. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
4. I'm grateful for the gift of healing that is at work in Garry and Kaeli's bodies. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
5. I'm grateful for Shyra's boyfriend and his loving and caring ways with Shyra. He is a blessing in all our lives. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
6. I'm grateful for the assurances from my guides, angels and Ascended Masters that all will be well and they are surrounded our family. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
7, I'm grateful for my job that allows me to earn money to enjoy my life. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
8. I'm grateful for the joy that is in each day that is mine for the taking. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
9. I'm grateful for the challenges that come my way as they allow me to grow and learn. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
10. Most of all, I'm grateful for a new day of life. What a blessing to know that God still has a purpose for me to fulfill here on earth. Thank you, thank you, thank you.


Have a wonderful Saturday, take the time to laugh and enjoy the day.
Hugs,
Wanda

  
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SNUGLBUNIE 2/16/2013 10:24AM

    Definitely busy, but sounds like a good one. I love weekends too :) Have a great one.

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