It’s That Time Of Year!

Time to be THANKFUL!! Although I am a strong believer that being thankful shouldn’t just be on one day or one weekend a year! We should be a THANKFUL people! After traveling to different countries just a bit I have so many more reason to count my blessings.

I found this little poem, sorry the author is unknown so I can not give credit, but it speaks of much of the way I feel…

Most of All

Thanksgiving Day brings to mind
the blessings in our lives
that usually go unnoticed:
a home that surrounds us
with comfort and protection;
delicious food, for pleasure
in both eating and sharing;
clothes to snuggle up in,
books and good entertainment
to expand our minds;
and freedom to worship our God.
Most of all we are thankful
for our family and friends,
those treasured people
who make our lives extra special.
You are part of that cherished group.
On Thanksgiving, (and every day)
we appreciate you.

Even though it is not Thanksgiving in Brazil, that is where my heart is!  Wishing our family and friends in Canada a Wonderful Thanksgiving Weekend!

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Adventure For Two

I am from Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada and I'm back from traveling with my husband on an expat assignment to foreign lands. 2011-2012 we were in Shenyang, China. Spring 2012- Spring 2013 we were in Resende,RJ Brazil then back to Shenyang, China in July 2013 until the end of July 2014. Expat life WAS amazing! Adventure abounds no matter where we travel to. We really enjoyed the amazing opportunity to live and experience culture and tradition in these places. BUT now we are finished and adjusting to life in our small town in Canada. Our days of travel and adventure are not over.

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