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A day to celebrate...

Yesterday marked the end of my dear hubby's daily 110 mile round trip commute to work. After almost 6.5 years of making the hour drive each morning and night, this morning he made the 5 minute drive to his new job at ASI Modulex. For the first time in our oldest daughter's life (not counting those occasional days when daddy went into work late for some reason) she was able to have breakfast with her daddy before he headed off to work. So many simple pleasures come with this change: breakfast and lunch with daddy on a regular basis; a shortened drive, less miles on the car, and much less spent monthly at the gas pump; the chance for Scott to feel more part of the community in which he lives; the ability for him to be in town for doctor's appointments, school programs, etc; the opportunity for him to spend time taking the dog for a walk in the morning and to go play some hoops over the lunch hour a couple times a week; and let's not forget, a little more sleep each day and NO MORE 4:30 am alarm clock buzzes!

A day to celebrate...a day to be thankful!

peace

Comments

Scott said…
It truly is a day to be thankful. It was so nice to leisurely wake up and watch some morning news, take the pooch for a nice walk and a wonderful bacon/eggs/toast breakfast. I am thankful for the opportunities!!!
Anonymous said…
What great news! This Thanksgiving you have a great deal to be thankful for.

Meg

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