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11 Things I'm Thankful For. Hello November!





And just like that, it's November! 

In Honour of the 11th month of the year I'd like to share 11 things I'm thankful for in 2015. 


1. I'm thankful for the privilege of seeing the 11th month of the year, my loved ones and I. 

2. I'm thankful for the birth of my nephew, and for all my friends who had babies this year (Yoko, Osayi, Adaobi & others) , or are about to (Chocolate & others).

3. I'm thankful for good health. Very very thankful. 

4. I'm thankful for journey mercies. Every month this year I've been on at least four flights so this is something I'm immensely thankful for. 

5. I'm thankful for being able to lose some weight and keep it off, even though it's not been very easy. 

6. I'm thankful for Thelma Thinks as she turns 2 in a week or two. 


7. I'm thankful for my family, peace in our home and the love we share. 

8. I'm thankful that the tears, the pain, the disappointments and loss of months ago gave way to happiness, laughter, love, increase and hope. 

9. I'm thankful for the jobs, businesses and opportunities that came my way. 

10. I'm thankful that even when robbers gained access into our home their plans were foiled. 

11. I'm thankful because I know 2015 still holds a lot of promises, great surprises, achievements, laughter and all round happiness, for me, mine and all who believe. 

Do you believe?

If you do then share with me 11 things you're thankful for. Come on, let's hear it!


Happy new month guys. Peace, love and happiness for you this month I pray. 

Comments

  1. Yayyy it's my birth month. Although I don't have 11 things to be thankful for, I'm thankful for everything and especially because for all the years I've lived on earth as an adult, NOTHING painful have ever happened to me in the month of November, NOTHING.

    I'm also thankful for my Mum, siblings and Church.

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    1. My baby's Online Godmother it's my birthday month too!!!! I knew there was a reason I liked u sooo much lool. November babies rock!!!!!

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    2. Whoop whoop! I'm so happy for us. November babies rock indeed.
      How's my baby doing? Sorry I haven't asked after her for sometime.

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    3. Plenty birthday rice this month lol. She is fine hope getting bigger everyday :)

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  2. Wow I'm thankful for life' this year has not been very nice but there's still hope

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  3. Happy new month Thelma and blog readers...I have more than eleven things to be thankful for.... Above all,am thankful for the gift of life over me,my family and friends..... TNHW

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  4. I'm thankful for the new president of Nigeria. praise God!

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  5. I'm grateful for friends, and family that I have. I graduated this year. In all God is faithful.

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  6. 1.Am thankful for life
    2.thankful for God's faithfulness over my life because even in the dirty things I had to do to distract myself and take my mind off the recent heart break I suffered, he still didn't use it against me.
    3. Am thankful for my family and the peace we experience
    4. Am thankful for good health
    5. Am for the life of my friends and Gods faithfulness in their lives.
    6 . Am thankful for the boldness I gathered to acquire a skill at the time when I thought I wouldn't be able to grab anything.
    7. Am thankful for a recently failed relationship cos I guess going deeper would have been disastrous.
    8. Am thankful to God for his unfailing love and huge mercy over mylife and myth family.
    9. Am thankful for journey mercies though I didn't make any trip this Year but the fact that I leave the mainland and go to the island or evengo out and come back safely is enough to be thankful for.
    10. Am thankful for the grace given to me to continue in this race of Christianity because trust me, it ain't easy.
    11. Lastly, am thankful because it's my month,and I am opportuned to the 11th month yipeeeeee, 24 days to go and I can't wait, I get all excited when it's my bday on the way,dont know why really

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  7. It's my parents' 25th wedding anniversary today! After all they've been through, i'm happy we are still together as one happy family. I'm thankful for love, joy, highs, lows, rough patches, victories and all the wonderful things they've enjoyed as a couple and we've enjoyed as a family.
    It's been a wonderful Journey, and I pray that the good Lord shall continue to sustain them and make their Joy full. Amen!

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  8. am so thankful, cos some 30 something years ago in this month i broke forth my mother's womb into this world. am thankful for seeing me tru till now, its being rocky but i can still smile in the mist of all..........

    so grateful Baba God

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  9. I'm thankful for my life,first of all
    I'm thankful for the fact that I've grown over the years!! Indeed.
    I'm thankful for God's wisdom,grace and favour everytime.
    I'm really grateful for my family,2 siblings almost through with uni.
    I'm really really thankful that I graduated with my Bsc last year successfully at the right time.
    I'm thankful for the kind of mum I have,she is my motivator,encouraged me to pursue my dreams even when I felt I couldn't go any further,she's always there for emotional support!
    I'm thankful for how smooth Med school has been,ain't no joke!
    I'm thankful for this beautiful family God always provides me with anywhere I find myself! People I've never known before.
    I'm thankful for small mercies and favours with friends and whenever I'm out.
    I'm super thankful for the friends I have and truly care!
    I'm thankful for this forthcoming black friday,Jesus,just coming up at the right time!
    And many many more beautiful things to come!

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  10. I thank u Lord for my life....career....good health...family...friends...loved ones...success.....good news....wealth...a successful completion of my service year.... Nd my sisters upcoming epic introduction

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  11. Yayyy, my birth month. Nov 19th things loading!!

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  12. I'm thankful that even though I lost my baby girl about a month ago, I am still alive, well, and dare say happy.
    God has been faithful, I count my blessings and judge God faithful
    Like you, all the tears, the pain, the disappointment have given way to happiness, laughter, love, increase and hope.

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  13. I'm thankful that even though I lost my baby girl about a month ago, I am still alive, well, and dare say happy.
    God has been faithful, I count my blessings and judge God faithful
    Like you, all the tears, the pain, the disappointment have given way to happiness, laughter, love, increase and hope.

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