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Continued Thankfulness

I don't mind talking about Thanksgiving despite it being two weeks after it. It was one of my all time favorite holiday experiences ever.

On Wednesday before the big day, I traveled to my hometown and visited with tons of family. I have a big family and it was nice to be able to catch up with almost everyone that lives there. And despite my father insisting that my MPH of 35 on the main road through town, required constant commentary and reaching for the handle bar above his head for safety, I'd say the day was a success. "Orlando Style ain't just a magazine..." -Dad, November 2014

A few glimpses of some good times:


On actual Thanksgiving, Hunter and I hosted at our house. We had the perfect blend of family, friends, the yummiest of foods, cozy blankets to nestle with after too much of said foods, and beautiful Florida cold weather the entire day. We had the Macy's Day Parade playing throughout the morning as we prepared for our lovies to arrive and twinkle lights on all day. Magical!







One of my favorite parts of the day, was going with our nephew Connor to the tennis court in our community and letting him run his little legs all around. Here he is resting and contemplating the meaning of it all.


It was wonderful. All of it. I'm very thankful for life in general and appreciate a few extra special parts...
My Hunter
Our girls, Pepper and Roni
My family and their humor and support
Absolutely amazing friends
Writing
Education
Healthy living
Celebrations
Ambitions
Compassion
Unconditional love
Laughter
Accessories
Kate Spade
Polka dots
GLITTER
Cupcakes
Mascara/Lipstick

So now on to enjoying the rest of 2014 with some yule tide living.

Oh and Merry Christmas from the Munterhegans...


And from cousin Eddy...


I can't wait to watch the Griswolds for the 10,582 time!

Until we meet again,
M

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