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Do have a wonderful Thanksgiving.


Thursday, November 28, 2013

Today is a day I always count my blessings. I do have so much to be thankful for. The biggest of which is that I was finally diagnosed with the autoimmune disorders and put on meds to get me straightened out and I haven't had a flare up since June. Woo hoo! It sure has been a long journey over a 4.5 year timeframe. It was just so darn frustrating not knowing what was wrong and being afraid to travel. So I am so very thankful that I have a wonderful doctor in Mexico that stuck with me to find out what was wrong with me.

I am also so thankful for my grandchildren and two steps sons. They bring such joy to me. Even though they aren't my blood they feel every bit my family. It's funny, as I remember my "step" grandfather who we called "Gramps" and he was so much fun and more a grandparent than my "real" grandfather. I loved him to death. He remains in my heart to this day. So I am thankful that I have been accepted so well into this family.

I do hope all of you have a wonderful Thanksgiving and have something to count as a blessing today.
Many hugs, and know that I am thankful for all of you as well. I look forward to getting on sparks each day to visit with all of you!
Happy Thanksgiving.
Sallie
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JANIEWWJD 11/29/2013 12:24AM

    I am grateful and happy on this wonderful Thanksgiving Day. I pray that you had a blessed Thanksgiving Day as well. Take care, my friend!!!!
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_LINDA 11/28/2013 11:34PM

    So glad your health issues have gotten under control and you can finally enjoy life to the fullest! That is awesome you have family to celebrate with even if they are not blood! My Stepfather was and is more a father to me then my biological Father ever was and I am thankful for him each and every day.
I am also grateful for your support and friendship!
Enjoy the time you have left with everyone!
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123ELAINE456 11/28/2013 7:32PM

  AWESOME BLOG. HAVS A HAPPY THANKSGIVING AND WONDERFUL DAY WITH YOUR FAMILY. JESUS IS THE REASON FOR THE SEASON. I AM THANKFUL FOR SPARKS AND MANY OTHER THINGS TOO. GOD BLESSINGS TO EVERYONE.

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FIT4MEIN2013 11/28/2013 7:02PM

    Isn't God good? Happy Thanksgiving, Sallie!

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GAYEMC 11/28/2013 3:46PM

    Have a wonderful day with your family. Yes, there are so many things to be thankful for.

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KENDRACARROLL 11/28/2013 2:11PM

    Happy Thanksgiving.
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JUDYAMK 11/28/2013 1:49PM

    Oh Dear Sallie have a most Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving. I mentioned in my blog about my thankfulness, but you know Sallie you are so right about having the great people on sparks here to listen, give advice, & encourage one another. I felt before I came back on board that I was swallowed up by a huge ocean wave and flung to the depths of the roaring sea and tossed about . When I surfaced I struggled with my sea legs from being tossed about in my depth of depression. How sometimes we weaken and get lost among the turmoil,thank you for being the person you are Sallie!!
Judy

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-BLESSINGS- 11/28/2013 11:18AM

    ~THANKsGIVING~ BLESSings ~ALLways~

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LIS193 11/28/2013 11:04AM

    Happy Thanksgiving! Have a wonderful day!

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DIDMIS 11/28/2013 10:17AM

    Yes, all should count their blessings and thank God today.
This is a day of THANKSGIVING. Sometimes we forget the meaning of the holidays but let's make this a real day of Thanksgiving.
I am so thankful I got out of rehab in time for Thanksgiving. Of course any where we are we can give Thanks for something.
So emoticon Happy Thanksgiving to you and all who read this.


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DANMAR1 11/28/2013 10:08AM

  Happy Thanksgiving to you too. I also had a step father that over the years became as close to me as my own father and I miss him dearly. It really does not have to be blood relative to bond in love. hugs

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JAVAFLOWER 11/28/2013 9:23AM

    Happy ThanksGiving, Sallie!

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NASFKAB 11/28/2013 9:13AM

  hugs enjoy your grands

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1CRAZYDOG 11/28/2013 9:03AM

    You too! HUGS

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PEGGYO 11/28/2013 9:00AM

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