Thankful


Given yesterday was Memorial day, here in the United States of America, I took the day off from posting. I did this in honor of all the people who fought and lost their lives protecting our freedoms and liberties. All the freedoms that we experience now and days are due […]

Memorial Day


Today I might lose a few followers for what I am thankful for. But now that Thanksgiving is over and now we are getting into the Christmas season. Today I am thankful for the Jesus Christ and what he has done for me and what he represents. If not for […]

What am I Thankful for Day 30


Today I am thankful for the opportunity to just rest after a long four day weekend. The first I have had without taking vacation days.  The ability to just sit and watch Christmas movies with the wife, Michelle and Ryker.. Today I am thankful for the opportunity to just rest […]

What am I Thankful for Day 29



I know this is a day late and I am a dollar short, but I am thankful for the opportunity to help others.  You can help others in more ways than you think, just the simple things you do can help others. I have always taught my kids to help […]

What am I Thankful for Day 28


Sorry it took awhile today… But today I am Thankful for not going out for Black Friday sales. This is what I call fighting the crowds for good stuff.   Sorry it took awhile today… But today I am Thankful for not going out for Black Friday sales. This is […]

What am I Thankful for Day 27


Family is what I am thankful for today. I am thankful for family get togethers on Thanksgiving. So Happy Thanksgiving everyone!! #whatamithankfulformonth #whatamIthankfulfortoday #jmtrj #happythanksgiving2015 A photo posted by Justin Jenkins (@justinljenkins) on Nov 26, 2015 at 3:03pm PST

What am I Thankful for Day 26



Today I am thankful for the place I call home. That is Utah, I have such a beautiful view. Growing up I got to look at the mountains and enjoy the view. Waking up and looking out the window and looking at Mt. Timp.  Then looking over the valley it […]

What am I Thankful for Day 25


Today I am thankful for the entertainment I have to enjoy. The TV, radio and Movies all help me to maintain the balance between the real world, not MTV’s real world, but the REAL world in which we live in.  You have to have some form escape to be entertained […]

What am I Thankful for Day 24


Today I am thankful for my Education,. Over my years I have been in several different schools. Starting out at Windsor Elementary for Kindergarten, well half of it then we went to Bonneville elementary for the remaining of the year. We then went back to Windsor for first grade and […]

What am I Thankful for Day 23



Today I am thankful for the opportunity that I get to share experiences with my kids.  I wish Tegan could have played at Rice, U of U stadium. I played there in 1988 when we went for the second straight state championship. Ryker played there this year. It was a […]

What am I Thankful for Day 22


Today I am thankful for my friends, I have had many over the years. The ones that have stuck with me through the years. Some have come and gone over the years. They are all truly friends. They have helped me along the way. So today I am thankful for […]

What am I Thankful for Day 21


Today, I am thankful for my work. This is what provides me with means to do all the things I do. I left my employment after nearly 9 years and 4 of it on the grave yard shift. It has been a blessing to have a job that provides from […]

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Today I am thankful for my teachers. I have had several over the years some I loved and some I really didn’t like, (hate is the word I would use). Some that helped me along the way and those are the ones that I will always look up to and […]

What am I Thankful for Day 19


Today I am thankful for my Health. I am surprised that I am still here as well. For my time on Earth I have broken my Nose twice, once skiing and hitting a patch of ice and crashing. The other time was when I lost sight of the softball in […]

What am I Thankful for Day 18


Today I am thankful for my car, I know kind of selfish of me. But for someone who has had some crappy cars in the past. I am thankful for a car that runs and that will get me from point A to Point B. Yea, it isn’t my dram […]

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Today, I am thankful for the house I live in. No it isn’t a huge mansion with my own McDonalds in it where I had to use golf carts to get around. But it is a modest starter home. Well it was supposed to a starter home but here 16 […]

What am I Thankful for Day 16


Today I am thankful for my grandparents on the Moms side, the Hodgkinson grandparents. I only knew my grandma for a few years until she passed away.  I remember climbing in the car on Christmas and making our way from our house in North Orem to drive to south Orem […]

What am I Thankful for Day 15


Today I am thankful for my grandparents on the Jenkins side. I remember following my grandpa around helping him plant tomatoes, well actually he planted them and I would pull them up and give them to him at the end of the row. Let’s just say I didn’t help with […]

What am I Thankful for Day 14



Today I am thankful for my baby sister Jaclyn, she is the last of the seven kids. So a big baby she is.. So the baby of the family means that she gets away with everything since the rules don’t apply to her.  Thanks for being there when I had […]

What am I Thankful for Day 13


I am thankful today for my second little sister, Janice. I am thankful for you still being here. That fateful day in the summer of 1979 where I saw that car zoom by and heard the braking sound. By the time I got back down to the house, you were […]

What am I Thankful for Day 12


Today I am thankful for the Veterans who have served this country of ours, so that we can enjoy the freedoms that we take for granted. For the Veterans that have fought on foreign soil to preserve the rights and freedom of those people whose freedoms where taken away.  They […]

What am I Thankful for Day 11



Today is I am thankful for my sister Jolynn, she is a year younger than me, well 1 year 17 months younger. Sometimes it was a pain having a sister just in the grade below you. Sometimes it crimped my style, but it also made me walk the right path […]

What am I Thankful for Day 10


My brother Jay is who I am thankful for today.  He is older than me and he came into this world handicapped. He was a true blessing to me in every way possible. Someone that would keep me up all night talking to me in his own special way and […]

What am I Thankful for Day 9


My second oldest sister LeeAnn, is who I am thankful for today. She was mad at me for the longest time, I still think she is to this day for taking her birthday away from her. But I did bring awesomeness to that day.  She is a true blessing to […]

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