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Grateful for… my in-laws

April 2, 2011

Yes you read right… I am grateful for my in-laws. My mother-in-law helps where she can with babysitting but really I wanted to mention my brother-in-law and his wife.

My husband is the youngest of 7 kids. So yes that was a big family to marry into especially when I have only 1 sibling of my own.

His family are really lovely so I scored there. One of his brothers however is exceptionally helpful and I only realised how much when we had own our little bit of crazy weather here.

He helped us with our leaking roof, he also carted tables and chairs to and from here when we had our son’s birthday party. He lends us his huge esky when we had our huge Christmas Lunch. And that is just the last few months.

He does much more than this for the rest of the family but don’t worry, he is not taken advantage of, the whole family pitches in and helps when they can. We also help my brother-in-law and his wife and family when we can. His oldest son got married last year and had the reception at home which they self catered and so many people helped out, people were looking for stuff to do!

His wife is just as lovely and helpful and it only makes me grateful to have them both as family.  And I also need to make sure I never forget how much they do for us. I try not too!

Thanks guys. You are the best in-laws a girl could ask for.

I am linking up to the lovely Maxabella Loves for her Grateful blog hop.


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  1. April 2, 2011 at 8:08 pm

    Wow!! What a wonderful grateful…you are so lucky (I wonder how many other could have written *this* post?? LOL!!)
    have a great weekend Nelbie

  2. April 2, 2011 at 8:12 pm

    What a super score on the in-law front! (SEVEN!!!!) Your BILLY and his wife seem so kind, thoughtful and so energetic!!! What an amazing team they must make. x

  3. April 3, 2011 at 2:01 am

    It does make such a difference to have nice in laws doesn’t it. My partners parents are fantastic, particularly his Mum. How lovely marrying into such a wonderful and large family who obviously all get along 🙂

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