Day #30: It’s Just So Wonderful

Today, on this 30th day of giving thanks, my 3-year-old and I were creating small thank you gifts together in our art room when this song started playing on one of my Pandora stations.  Kestan said, “Aw, this song makes me cry – it’s just so...

Day #29: Thank the Quiet Givers

We kicked off the Christmas season on Sunday at an annual holiday party with some friends.  I met these two women years ago standing in line at orientation for our new job (which only one still works there part time). We worked for the same company but didn’t...

Day #28: More Action, Less Words

Sometimes saying “thank you” requires no words at all.Your Personal Reflection:  Whether it’s giving your partner a foot rub, or bringing cookies to your friendly neighbor, or giving your child an extra long hug – share your thanks this...

Day #24, 25, 26, & 27: We Rest

This is how I feel after 4 days of playing with family and friends.  It has been a wonderful holiday and now I dream of jammie day tomorrow with a fire and some soup on the stove.  I’ve been thanking the people closest to me.  And tomorrow I will...

Day #23: It’s All About Family

The love of a family is life’s greatest blessing.-unknownToday, I am taking a quick break from food prep and “pine cone turkey art” to share my complete love and gratitude for my husband, Chris.  He is the most gentle, compassionate and...