I am thankful for God, my husband, and my baby son.
I am thankful for family members that help us out when our finances get out of wack.
I am thankful that even though I'm desperately searching for a job (and have no bites as of yet) God has been providing for us left and right.
I am thankful that my husband is doing well at his sales job, and actually enjoys what he does.
I am thankful that, for the most part, my baby sleeps through the night.
I am thankful for the funky smell that grows underneath my baby's double chin because I get to make little sniffy noises and say "ewww!", which cracks him up every time.
I am thankful for a handful of close friends that are so loving and caring towards me and my family.
I am thankful for THIS chicken gyro recipe because I made it for dinner tonight and it was a big hit.
I am thankful that the Lord somehow helped me to graduate grad school in the midst of financial woes, pregnancy, birth, a newborn, and many sleepless nights.
I am thankful that my mother always makes herself available to babysit her grandson when mommy and daddy need a much needed rest.
I am thankful that MY grandmother is still alive and well, and also makes herself available to babysit her great-grandson when mommy and daddy need a much needed rest.
I am thankful for our favorite TV Show "Big Brother", which happens to be the only show that I know of that airs new episodes 3 times per week.
I am thankful for the new church that we're interested in attending regularly, which has been making going to church exciting again.
I am thankful that God is so forgiving, and that His mercy and love endures forever. (Read Psalm 136)