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Day 23, 24 & 25

Day 23:  I'm thankful for a safe drive up to West Virginia.  It was a looooong drive, but we made it safely!

Day 24:  I am thankful to be able to share Thanksgiving with family and some new friends.  Will's parents weren't back from their travels to North Dakota, so we drove up to West Virginia and ate with my brother-in-law Brent and some of his friends.  We fried the turkey and I made some southern mac n' cheese to take over.  We had quite the feast!!

Day 25:  I'm thankful for a fun day at the WVU/Pitt game (and a WVU victory!).  We spent the afternoon tailgating with my brother-in-law's friends and had a wonderful time.  Will knew a lot of the people that were there as he grew up with them, so I know he enjoyed catching up with some old friends.  Also, we got to see my Aunt & Uncle which drove down from Pittsburgh for the game.  My cousin plays for Pitt, so it was pretty awesome to see him in uniform and out on the field!!!

*I'll put some pictures up from the weekend once I get a chance to upload them.

Hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving!!

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