Thursday, November 24, 2005

Year Round Thankfulness


Every Single Day I Am Thankful For Robin

There are so many things to be thankful for.
And so many opportunities to say, "Thank you."

15 comments:

  1. I love your dog! He has such a wonderful and cute expression on his face...

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  2. Happy thanksgiving OF.
    Hope you have a great day, I have expercienced an american thanksgiving years ago when I lived in Aspen, CO for a short time.

    Oh I even managed to procure a pecan pie here from the american womens organization here in Athens.


    I love dogs!!!!

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  3. Happy Thanksgiving Susan!

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  4. Happy Thanksgiving! And yeah, let's take all the opportunities we can. :-)

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  5. Happy and Lovely Thanksgiving!

    Robin is adorable!

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  6. Me again!
    Love your new banner! It's beautiful!

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  7. Happy Thanksgiving, Farmgirl! Don't dwell on what's come before as it only brings guilt. Just speak your gratefulness and happiness as you think of it. Getting older is a wonderful blessing because you no longer care if you sound silly. And I am grateful for YOU and the whole tumbled-together farm of yours. You're now part of my family.

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  8. Happy Thanksgiving to you and all our farm friends :)

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  9. I'm a big fan.

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    I'd swear I read about you in COuntryside magazine not too long ago.

    Did I?

    No matter, you're doing it and you have something of a gaggle of admirers in east-central IL/

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  10. Hi Rosa,
    I'm always amazed by how many different expressions the dogs can have. And on top of that they can wiggle their ears and have tails to wag. I think I have dog envy. No, wait. I know I have dog envy. (Though when I say something to Joe like, "I sure wish I could move my ears back and forth like that," he always says, "I'm sure glad you can't.") : )

    Hi Sha,
    Happy Thanksgiving right back at you. Pecan pie? Score! : )

    Hi David,
    Happy Thanksgiving to you, too!

    Hi Jamie,
    And to you!

    Hi Sonia,
    Thanks so much. And I guess I should have started this comment with an all around: Happy Thanksgiving to all of you, too! : )

    Hi Kat,
    Oh, maybe I could have worded that sentence about missed opportunities better. I wasn't dwelling on the past in a bad or guilt ridden way. It was more like I was thinking of how often a simple "thank you" would mean so much but just isn't said. Back to that whole "it's the little things in life," maybe.

    I think I'll just swipe Jamie's words:
    "And yeah, let's take all the opportunities we can."

    One of my very favorite phrases is, "Thank you for you." But I never hear it, and I rarely think to use it.

    Oh, and I'm also swiping my new favorite phrase from you--"tumbled-together farm." I love it. It's perfect.

    I still can't believe how many amazing people I have met since I started Farmgirl Fare less than six months ago. Yes, I, too, have a much bigger 'family' now! : )

    Hi Lisa B-K,
    Welcome to the comments section of the farm! Hmmmm. Me in Countryside magazine? Not that I know of. But maybe there was a mention of my blog or something? I'd love to know if there was.

    I have a gaggle of admirers in East Central Illinois? That sounds like a lot! And wonderful news on this lovely Thanksgiving morning. Thanks for taking the time to write and let me know. : )

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  11. Me again. Okay, I just changed it from "missed opportunties" to "opportunities." I like that better. Thanks, Kat for making me think!

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  12. Ack! Jeff, I skipped right by you. A very Happy Thanksgiving to you and Joe and Miss Kitty and Spike and, and. . . oh rats, now I'm blanking out on the white fluffy dog. Happy Thanksgiving to him, too! : )

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  13. Hello Farmgirl!
    Happy Thanksgiving!
    Hope your having a beautiful day there like it is here today!

    No one would ever guess that Robin is your favorite Farm pup.... Better not let Bear know that. He might get jealous!

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  14. Hi Heather,
    Thank you. Well, I didn't exactly say Robin is my favorite farm pup, but she and I have been together for nearly 9 wonderful years, so. . . : )

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  15. She's adorable! Thanks for joining the Carnival this week, we'll look forward to seeing more of Robin!

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