OK, I'll hold my hands up and admit I wasn't sure which direction to take my gratitude challenge posts when I first started. But it kind of grew organically to end with an article on my wife.

When you consider my previous posts, and account for this, the final one of the challenge, Family is what I would say links them together.

Your spouse is the foundation to which you build your family onto.

With all successful marriages, compromise and understanding are a necessity – to continue the analogy, they are the bricks and mortar of your home.

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