It is the little things.

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

I am beginning to think that I really need to focus on those little things. I have been sleep deprived the past few nights with my son getting up more often then normal which has left me in a cranky mood.

I still have gotten in my workouts and been tracking my calories, but I am only doing it because I would be mad at myself if I didn't one day.

So I think I need to jump on the thankful train. I know I am a little late for the start of the month, but I will just catch up.

1- I am thankful for my husband, who stands by me through thick and thin, and has always thought I was beautiful.

2- I am thankful for my son that I have been blessed with who is healthy. I have mornings where I feel like the exhaustion could kill me, but looking at those gummy smiles and hearing his cooing makes everything worth it.

3- I am thankful for my parents who have been there for me from day 1. Anything I have ever needed from them they have provided, and for that I am truly appreciative.

4- I am thankful for my dog who curls up next to me and keeps me warm when it is cold.

5- I am thankful that we are blessed enough to have the ability to let me stay home to raise our son.

6- I am thankful that my son got to meet both sets of his grandparents. I know not everyone has that opportunity.

7- I am thankful that I am healthy enough to have embarked on this weight loss journey and that I have support from those around me as I continue on this path.
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    Great attitude! Gratitude makes all the difference!
    1899 days ago
    I thought you had a great list of things to be grateful for!! It really puts things into perspective when we look around and find that what we have is all we need!!
    1901 days ago
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