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Thereís room for all of us at this Thanksgiving table

Thursday, November 22, 2012

I have much for which to be grateful on this Thanksgiving Day. The health of my family and seeing my grandchildren regularly top the list. I should clarify that this year I can see only 5 of the 6 grandkids easily. The oldest is spending a year in China, but still Iím happy that heís fulfilling his dream to experience a new culture even as I await his return.

Iím very thankful to have the opportunity to see the world with my husband. Weíve been married for 45 years and together for nearly 50.

Iím thankful for the technology that allows me to explore, gather information and ďmeetĒ new people. Yes, Iím grateful for the support that Iíve found on SP.

Where we:
Become aware of what weíre doing to and for our bodies,
Inform ourselves about the content of our food.
Find the type of exercise thatís enjoyable enough to make a habit
Discover what works best for us

Whether we choose vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, paleo, primal, low carb, high carb, high protein, low salt, low fat, healthy fat, or are big consumers of meat, thereís a place for all of us here at this table.

Iím thankful to belong to a community united in pursuing a healthy lifestyle.

Happy Thanksgiving!
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MJZHERE 11/23/2012 12:56AM

  Well said!

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DALID414 11/22/2012 11:51PM

    Well said! Happy Thanksgiving.

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TINAJANE76 11/22/2012 10:20PM

    Well said! These are some of the greatest things about SparkPeople and I'm happy to be included at your SparkTable. Hope you and your family had a very Happy Thanksgiving!
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KANOE10 11/22/2012 1:43PM

    Have a great Thanksgiving. I like the way you say there is room for everyone at the Spark Table. Everyone finds their own way to health.

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KARRENLYNN 11/22/2012 1:31PM

    You are very blessed indeed! Have a blessed thanksgiving, Brooklyn! ;)

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CELIAMINER 11/22/2012 12:48PM

    Beautiful gratitudes!

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FITFOODIE806 11/22/2012 11:42AM

    Happy thanksgiving to you!!

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BOILHAM 11/22/2012 9:38AM

    I am thankful for intelligent, articulate blogs.

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COCK-ROBIN 11/22/2012 8:57AM

    And a blessed Thanksgiving to you. And a healthy one.

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DEBBY4576 11/22/2012 8:37AM

    You have much to be thankful for. Wishing you a special Thanksgiving.

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SUZYMOBILE 11/22/2012 8:24AM

    Amen!

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WILSONWR 11/22/2012 8:04AM

    That was great. Thanks!

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BECKYHEN 11/22/2012 7:33AM

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SWEDE_SU 11/22/2012 7:32AM

    nice - that really says it all:-) emoticon emoticon emoticon

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