The final day of my challenge…today I am thankful for the well-being of all of my loved ones, near and far. You never know when your last moment will be or theirs for that matter, so I think it good to make it a point to always tell the people you love how you feel about them, and to be… Read More
Archives for November 2013
Today I am thankful that I was not too stuffed with turkey to remember that today is not all about doorbusters and deals and percentages off… but about on whose door I knock to say hello, and how much of my time and resources are spent caring for self, family and friends. And for that, I am grateful.
Today I am thankful for the flavorful food on my aunt and uncle’s tables and for the fantastic family with which I got to eat said food. I am full in all ways, and for that, I am grateful.
Today I’m thankful to be able to stay local on one of the worst traffic days of the year. Instead of sitting on a plane, riding on a train, or stopping and going in my automobile, I’m at home, cooking Sweet Potato Noodle Kugel and Baked Cheese Grits for my family to eat tomorrow and listening to a Pandora shuffle of… Read More
Today I am thankful for good friends. The kind that you don’t see for a year because one or both of you is busy with life, because one or both of you has kids that have lives which often take precedence over your own, because life turned upside down for one or both of you and you’re having a hard… Read More
Today I am thankful to live in a place that can be 40 degrees in the morning when you wake up, but by lunch be 73, sunny, and perfect for a picnic in the park. It gets just cold enough to bundle up, to want to stay in your warm bed, have a mug of hot cocoa or even put… Read More