i am thankful for…

i am thankful for the old friendships that the navy has rekindled, and the new ones it has ignited.

i am thankful for the friends who’ve offered up time to hang out with me so i don’t feel lonely.

i am thankful for being able to decorate a christmas tree this year.

i am thankful for the friends who will listen on the other end of the phone if i just need someone to cry to.

i am thankful for the emails i exchange with clint each day.

i am thankful for anyone who has offered words of encouragement and support.

i am thankful for happy hours and dinners out to help pass the time.

i am thankful for the other navy wives who i’ve communicated with but have yet to meet.

i am thankful for being blessed with an amazing husband and a relationship that can withstand anything.

i am thankful for the book “Faith Deployed” and it’s biblically based encouragement.

i am thankful for the people who can’t imagine what i am going through, but don’t let it inhibit their capacity to care.

i am thankful for my ability to write so i can lessen the weight that sometimes feels so heavy on my shoulders.

i am thankful for beginning to realize that friends who you have a great time with, may not be the same friends you turn to when you need support.

i am thankful for my dog who loves to cuddle.

i am thankful for my parents who have been in mine & clint’s shoes.

i am thankful for the rest of my family that i may not be the closest with, but is still always there should i need them.

i am thankful for the opportunity to live somewhere else in my adult life besides washington.

i am thankful for the people who actually read and like my blog.

i am thankful for remembering that i still have so much to be thankful for.

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