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Grateful for Choices!

This is not a political post! But today is Election Day … and surely by now you have voted! Today is a good day to be grateful for choices! One science report I read said that adults make on average 35,000 decisions a day … some 200+ decisions about food a day (LOL!). Obviously not…

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Grateful for ART!

It may seem trivial to some, but Thanksgiving Day this year is on November 26 … exactly enough days to consider gratitude using our alphabet! I’ve been participating in theology courses hosted by our pastor at church for a year or more. This semester we are reading Christopher Wright’s Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the…

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a heart, whose pulse may be Thy praise

Is it only the fact that Thanksgiving is around the corner that makes my heart turn to the topic of gratitude at this time of year?  Or could it be that the cycle of my life which revolves around the school year drives me to consider gratitude in November? School begins with such enthusiasm and…

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November Thanks

I missed a few days of posting in my 30 days of gratitude.  Each day I named something but this last week found it difficult to put those thoughts in writing.  Here are snippets from the week! November 26 … I woke up singing, “Just a spoonful of sugar makes the medicine go down …”…

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thanksgiving tidbits

30 days are slipping by quickly!  And I didn’t take the time recently to post specific thanksgiving thoughts.  Here are several short clips … Day 20:  Dad and Bev arrived! I’m thankful for both of them … and the opportunity to visit this week! Family is such a blessing!! Day 21: Our “Thanksgiving Break” from…

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the luxury of time

This has been a “take it easy” kind of day!  I have been studying catalogs, reading magazines, surfing the Internet … looking at recipes, gift ideas, and holiday decorations. My favorite magazines today are … Bon Appetit; Every Day with Rachael Ray; Real Simple; and Good Housekeeping!  I still want to read Southern Living! I’m…

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