Not just a one day event, I'm blogging every day about what I'm thankful for

I had a particularly long, hard, stressful day today. I got home late and driving home all I could think was that I was making myself a drink.

I stopped at the mailbox…no mail. That usually means that there is a package. I came in the house and there was a box. I assumed it was from my daughter…but I was wondering how she got stuff done to send to me that fast.

I looked…it was from one of my sweetest cousins. I have seen her once in the last twenty five years but we keep up on Facebook. Her dad is my only still living uncle. She had sent me a message the other day asking for my address. I assumed she was updating her Christmas card list or something.

So I ripped open the box. I couldn’t imagine what she was sending me. It was a gorgeous blue fluffy bathrobe from one of the casinos out there. It is soooo soft. I had actually posted on Facebook a few weeks ago that my fluffy bathrobe had seen better days. What a sweetheart!

I’m thankful today for my relatives. I’m really thankful for Jenny. And thankful for my new robe (in my favorite color). She made my night. I was ready to just go to bed with vodka. Instead, now I’m sitting out on the deck with my book de-stressing. Life is good. I am so blessed.

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Comments on: "Thanksgiving Project – Best Gift Ever" (7)

  1. Very sweet and awesome indeed. Now, go curl up with your drink and reeeelax. 😉

  2. The perfect thing to wash away a bad day.

  3. Definitely time to relax. Missed you:)

  4. What a nice surprise! Very sweet of your cousin. You can still take the vodka to the deck… 🙂

  5. Oh how nice! 🙂

  6. This made me smile! You so deserved that sweet gift! There is nothing like a comfy robe wrapped around you when you are sitting out on the deck destressing! You cousin gets tons of bonus points for this one!

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