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Lakelady's Blog – November 2014 Archive (2)

Thanksgiving to Thanksgetting

We survived Thanksgiving.

We made a different decision...decided to spend it with friends we adore like family. We spent the day at the Masonic Lodge in service to those who serve us...40+ sailors from the Great Lakes Naval Station. My husband John started this with his amazing friend Todd a few years ago as a service event for the Lodge and it has grown every year.

It is a full day of events...we pick up the sailors in buses early in the morning and bring them to the… Continue

Added by Lakelady on November 27, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments


I am skipping Thanksgiving-so shoot me :-)

We loved this holiday in prior years....we enjoyed it with my family or in the past few years, we traveled. It was wonderful and filled with memories.

Last year and this year....not so much. This year, my sister can't host the meal-illness with her inlaws prevents that. My husband was estranged from his parents for good reason...sometimes you have to sever or suspend a toxic relationship to ensure your own "oxygen mask" stays in… Continue

Added by Lakelady on November 19, 2014 at 3:45am — 2 Comments

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