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Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Happy New Year!

Another year is about to come to a close. While it wasn't a completely wonderful year for me, it did have some wonderful moments. The birth of my first granddaughter occurred at a time when the whole family needed a lift.

The economy is in the pits, people are loosing their jobs and their homes right and left.

Retirement accounts have hit all time lows.

Our government finally admitted something that we knew for at least the last 8 months...we are in a recession.

I am feeling quite blessed though. I have a job, Not a Grampy has a job, both of my children have jobs. We all have roofs over our heads and food on the table.

We have family that we love and that love us.

With that, I wish you each a Happy New Year and hope that 2009 is a Blessed year for you.

6 comments:

*~*Cece*~* said...

I hope 2009 is a better year for all of us. Happy New Year, stay safe.

I am Trish Marie said...

WIshing you the best for 2009!

Mrs. "Smith" said...

Happy New Year, Lady. I hope all continues well for you and yours.

Shrinky said...

Yes, you are right to count your blessings hon, there are many out there in far less fortunate conditions than us, 'tis true. Here's hoping 2009 brings all your hearts desire, you deserve it.

kate said...

Happy New Year!

Ann(ie) said...

True dat. We have jobs, food and a roof. Feeling pretty grateful these days. Happy NY girl. I love your blog!!