Today I am thankful for all the people who read and share the words I write on this blog. It might seem like small potatoes to some, but I love any kind of potatoes! So to my readers, sharers, commenters and lurkers – I am grateful for you all.
Today I am so thankful for kind-hearted, warm colleagues who have a great sense of humour. Even if I walk into work after a night of anxiety-ridden sleep (like last night) and would rather be laying down, I’m still guaranteed at least one LOUD laugh a day and that does so much to lift my spirits. For them, I am… Read More
Today I am thankful for the men and women in this country willing to sacrifice their lives so that we can have the freedom to do what we want. Too often, they are forgotten once they have served. As an aside, I am also thankful that after a later-than-usual night at work, I have today off to spend with the little… Read More
Today I am thankful to watch several students I know cross the stage for their high school diploma. For many of them, to get to this point was a struggle. Much of the struggle could have been avoided if habits were better, but even if they were better, some of them still had mountains to climb for that piece of… Read More
Today I am thankful for the fact that, other than what I estimate to be about 7 or 8 loads of laundry, we don’t have to leave the house. In fact, I think I might be grateful for the laundry because that is why we’ll be home all day (3 machines, 3 flights of stairs…you do the math.) Hibernation once… Read More
Today I am thankful for sleep. More to the point, I am thankful for being able to listen to my body’s internal clock as opposed to our alarm. Today, I am also particularly grateful that my daughter’s internal clock woke her up even later than mine…nearly nine! When I allow myself to get the sleep I need, and listen to… Read More