GRATITUDE – DAY 19: FAMILY TIME

It’s awesome when dad is home!  I’m pretty sure he’s the kids’ favorite.   To them, there is nothing more fun than spending quality time with dad.     Sometimes it’s letters, sometimes it’s… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 18: COLORFUL PERSONALITIES AND A FAVORITE APP

I’ve only ever met him once before.  He is a friend of my little brother. But he recognized me the minute he saw me walking into Walmart!  After a 20 questions guessing game… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 17: COLD WALKS

The best thing about having a dog is that he gets me out in nature.  This is true especially in the winter when I usually go from the house to the car, from… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 16: ANKLE WEIGHTS

Have you done your exercises today? Have you made New Year’s Resolutions regarding your fitness? Do you have a plan?   Don’t smack me when I tell you I can answer all those… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 15: MY INLAWS

Tonight we sat around the table and had such a great visit.  As we talked about life, kids, and aging, we got talking about a couple of my little aches and pains.  Then… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 14: MODERN TECHNOLOGY

If you follow my social media, you know that being able to skype my boys in Chicago and South Korea was the best thing about Christmas for me!   To see my handsome… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 13: FAMILY TRADITIONS

I know Christmas is over, but I have to add our gingerbread house tradition to my list of things that I’m grateful for.  It’s one of those times when all the family is… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 11: GOOD PARENTS

As much as I say about my parents, it will be a gross understatement of how much they actually mean to me.  They mean EVERYTHING. They are the reason I am who I… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 12: A GOOD HEART

I saw this video and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about what an impressive young man this is.  What would inspire him to do such a thing?  I’ll tell you…. it… Continue reading

GRATITUDE – DAY 10: A QUIET HOUSE

With today being the last day of school for the little ones, I took full advantage and finished up some projects while they were gone.  The quiet of my house filled my soul. … Continue reading