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On Thursday I lost my job. The owner of the company came in and told me they had decided to eliminate my position. And that was that. He said I had done a very good job and I had accomplished the goals that he wanted and now he didn’t  know what to do with me. So he was ending my employment. He will give me a glowing recommendation and will not contest unemployment or any of that. He said some other things but I wasn’t really listening, the roaring in my ears and my just struggle to not cry pretty much negated anything he said. I made it all the way home before I cried.

So now I start over again. At least this time I am in an area that has a demand for what I can do. I am going to try to keep positive but some days it is very hard. This is not how I want my career to go, this is not how I planned things. But then I should know by now that plans and actual life events rarely coincide. I can and will overcome this latest setback; I just wish I didn’t have too.

I have let my girls know and now I am passing the information on to you. Hubby told the people at his work, they were worried this would mean he would be leaving too. He assured them we are not going anywhere. This is just a small set back.

This morning Hubby was out walking the dog when the door buzzer went off. I thought it was him so just pushed the door button. Then there was a knock at the door, I looked out the peephole and there was a man there with a box. It was the FedEx guy with a box from Sherries Berries. Hubby’s company sent me a dozen chocolate covered strawberries and a note that says “Hang in there. We know you will find something better. The gang at Hubby’s company.” It made me cry, I so appreciate their support.

Chocolate Covered Strawberries - Militarymomie

An unexpected and completely appreciated gift

And so I start on a new adventure. I have no idea where it will lead, but as long as I have Hubby, my girls and all of you I can and will be fine.

Happy thoughts for a happy day!

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