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Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thankful Thursday 1/5/2017

Happy first Thursday in 2017! What are some of your goals for gratitude this year? Me? I plan on working on a happiness box and being thankful each day.


Today I am thankful for the baseball cards my one temporary co-worker from the office gave me. He gave me a bunch of Blue Jays and Maple Leafs cards. It was a pleasant surprise. :)






On New Year's Day, we had an open house with mom's family. It was a really nice time and it was nice seeing one of mom's cousins along with her children. The one turned 14 yesterday and I remember the day he was born! I was 13.5. Last year was the first time seeing him in 10 years. Last year was the first time meeting her two other children. We all had a lot of fun and I'm thankful for that.



Mom made her all beef meatballs!


Can't forget Chick Fil-A. :)














Aunt Kathy and me.


What are you thankful for today?

4 comments:

  1. Hi, Jessica Marie!

    Those baseball and hockey trading cards were very thoughtful gifts for you in particular since you are planning a move to Toronto. By the time you get there you can be familiar with all of the Jays and Leafs players. For a brief time during boyhood I collected baseball cards. I recently came upon them as I was looking through a carton of my old stuff. Now I'm wondering how valuable they are after all these years.

    Over the holidays I too was reunited with a family member I haven't see in years. We had a nice visit.

    Happy Thankful Thursday to you, dear friend Jessica!

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    1. Hi, Shady!

      Yes! And yesterday he gave me some more Jays cards. If he comes across more, he will give them to me. I feel truly grateful.

      You should get your old cards appraised! I'd be curious to know as well. Dad has all of his marbles from the 1960s and I would love to know their value. :)

      Happy Thankful Friday, dear friend!

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  2. I like the picture of you and Aunt Kathy; it's lovely. :)

    The meatball looks tasty!

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    1. Thank you!

      They were! All beef too, yum!

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