Happy Thanksgiving

To my blog readers:  May you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving!  May we all, whether celebrating with family, friends or simply spending the day alone, count our blessings and find reasons to be thankful.

Every day I feel very blessed — for so many reasons.  One of the things for which I am thankful today is for you!  When I started blogging back in 2004, I had no idea where it would lead.  I never once thought that there would be “friends” across the United States, as well as other countries.  I never dreamed that I would feel like some of you are my best friends, that you would feel like a personal friend of Vince and Chad and Miss Hattie! :)

Thank you all for being a part of my life!  I hope we have many years together.

Comments

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours Judy – may God bless you with joy-filled memories today. blessings, marlene

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family Judy. I am thankful to have you in my life. Love your stories.

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    Thank you for sharing your days with us, and creating a community where we can try new things, and share the results! I look forward to Mondays, and Fridays,just because I can see and share in what others are doing! I have no guild to do that with , so the ladies of DWM, and OTN, are my virtual guild. Without you and your work on this blog, I never would have seen or been inspired by so many beautiful things! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, and Blessings on all of you!

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family, Judy. I hope your day is wonderful.
    When we woke up this morning my husband said we have much to be thankful for because we have a very good life. We do and I am most thankful for all of it.

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    Have a happy Thanksgiving. Thanks again for sharing with us.

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    I’m thankful for so many things among which is Judy L. who shares her life, gives me many smiles, and encourages me in my quilting path.

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    Micki clemens says:

    Just want to wish you Happy Thanksgiving, and your whole family. I enjoy your blog so much, the chickens especially! I look forward each day to the next installment. Micki

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    Becky in VA says:

    Happy Thanksgiving to you, your familiy and all your/our blogging friends! Thank you for continuing to share your day-to-day life with us.

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    Happy Thanksgiving Judy!

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    Lone Elise Nielsen says:

    Hej Judy
    Happy Thanksgiving ønskes du og din familie, jeg bor i Danmark og her holder vi ikke denne dag.
    Jeg følger med i din verden, og syntes det er rigtigt dejligt.
    Håber denne hilsen når dig. Kærlig hilsen Lone

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    Happy Thanksgiving, Judy and Vince! I am so glad to have found your blog a couple of years ago – I truly enjoy reading about your lives and hope one day to come to one of your retreats to meet you in person! Hugs! o:)

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    Thank YOU Judy for making our days better with information, lots of laughs, and the ability to see the humor in everything. You and Vince and Speck plus the chickens make our day better and your parent, your son, your daughter-in-law (to be) and the new baby just add to the fun Happy Thanksgiving.

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    Happy Thanksgiving, Judy! Enjoy your family time and the fruits of your labor getting ready for today. And ESPECIALLY enjoy the leftovers!

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.
    Thank you for sharing your adventures with us.
    Hugs.

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you, Judy, and to your family (including the livestock). :)

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    Maybe Speck can have a giblet today, huh? Happy Thanksgiving to all of you!

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    I am thankful for finding your blog and getting to know you and your family and animals. You probably don’t know just how your decision to blog has affected my life and I’m sure many others as well. You share your life with me! You make me think. You make me take inventory of my life and my surroundings. You make me laugh, giggle, cry and sometimes spit my Coke on my screen.
    I met you a few years ago in Houston at the quilt festival when you and your mom walked passed my booth. I have no idea how but I heard you talking to your mom behind me and I KNEW it was you. Explain to me how that happened! LOL
    You have become a friend. My husband and I talk about your posts like you were our next door neighbors and we spoke with you in person each day. Secretly I think he wishes I cooked like you. He has no way of knowing but since you are from LA he is sure it is great. :)
    I hope you and your family has a wonderful Thanksgiving time together.

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    Priscilla Yoder says:

    Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, Judy. Love your blog and I’m thankful today for each and every smile and giggle you have given me.

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    Happy Thanksgiving, Judy. Enjoy he holiday with your mom and dad.

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    Thank you, Judy, for all you share with us! I want you to know that I took your minimalist post to heart, read 2 of the linked blog posts, and then cleaned off my desk! A good start.
    Enjoy your dinner and weekend with your folks.
    Joanna

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    I want to say thank you also. You have made my life more colorful, fun and and joy to read your blogs. May you, Vince and all the animals have a very blessed Thanksgiving. The Lord is Awesome and has blessed all of us!

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    Thank you too Judy, you are insparational and I enjoy checking in with you every day or so. I hope you have a lovely day!

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family, and I am thankful for this blog.

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours,
    I have enjoyed reading your posts on a daily basis, and look forward to them as soon as I turn my computer on each morning. You give me smiles, outright laughs, and so much information to help me with my quilting endeavor.. Thanks so much for sharing your life and knowledge with so many of us..
    Helen

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    Marie Gilkey says:

    Happy Thanksgiving to you and all of your family. Thank you for putting a sparkle in so many of our lives. May your holiday season be all that you want it to be.

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    Laceflower says:

    Have a happy day with your family, pets and lots of great food. Our TG has been done and dusted a month and a half ago; I don’t know how you Americans do it so close to Cmas!

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    Debbie Rhodes says:

    Happy thankful day to you and yours…..

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    This “Canadian” wishes you both a wonderful day celebrating the ‘blessings’ you have with your many ‘cyber’ friends and family.

    Carolyn

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    EagleKnits says:

    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! I am thankful that I discovered your blog and get to enjoy reading it every day!

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    Happy Thanksgiving Judy – and well, everyone! Today I celebrated at my son and new daughter in law’s – along with her extended family. I thoroughly enjoyed myself – and we each celebrated by saying at least one thing we were thankful for. For me, I’m thankful for my children, whether birthed by me or brought into our family through marriage or relationship, whether foster or otherwise – and I’m thankful for friends, both here and on the net, like Judy, as well as being able to be part of a large family grouping like today. I’m also thankful for the roof over my head and more food in my refrigerator than I can possibly eat at one time. And that about says it all!

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    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family (even the furry ones!) Love, love, love your blog! It makes my day!

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    Debi McIntosh says:

    happy thanksgiving from Australia – even though we don’t have it. You have given me a lot of pleasure since I’ve been following your blog and if I haven’t got an email about it I pout!! You also inspire a lot of people too Judy. Have a great time with family.

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    Happy thanksgiving to you and your precious family ncluding Spec and all the animals. Much love from N.C.

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    Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you are having a wonderful day with your family. Enjoy!

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    Maria do Carmo says:

    Feliz Ação de graças ao casal,beijos do Brasil.