It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving has come and gone!
We had a wonderful week, and I hope that you did, too. I know that holidays can be stressful and sometimes hard, but it’s such a wonderful time to step back and remember what we are thankful for and why we are thankful.
But first, a little background on our holiday: for two weeks before Thanksgiving week, the kids and I had been very sick with a nasty cold. It just lingered and lingered. We were sleeping terribly and just miserable, plus I hadn’t been out of the house in two weeks. Then, on Thursday evening, Tera came down with a high fever that lasted the next four days. Her temp hovered right around 103 for four straight days, and she quite literally laid in bed the entire time. The poor girl was SO sick. And then one more thing happened: On Saturday night we discovered lice. LICE. Oh my lanta. All day Sunday we battled the lice and we had the winning hand by the time we collapsed into bed on Sunday night.