The sun is rising earlier and then going down later.
I went for a walk last night. People are out. Kids riding bikes.
Can see little signs of Spring. People in shorts. A bird singing. A dandelion.
Bought a new outfit from Lularoe. Spring design.
Dyed a pair of tennis shoes bright blue.
Over the counter meds to ward off a cold.
Watching the rains in California. Glad their drought is over but it was over the top.
Checked with Jack who lives in Oxnard. They cancelled plans to travel but were stuck in traffic from a trip cross town. They had to cut it close to get home because gas tank was empty.
Hymn sing next Sunday. Shout to the Lord! All the Earth let us sing!
Talent show will be at Church March 5th. Guess who the lead act is? Reminding them to laugh.
Live,love, laugh. Look around!
Made it through another week Lord!
Thanks that the asthma medicine finally worked when my daughter was wheezing!
Thanks I didn’t get hurt when I tripped and fell.
Thanks for the clothes I impulsively ordered when I couldn’t sleep.
Thanks for the unexpected funds that paid for them.
Thanks that my neighbor wasn’t hurt when her car was totaled.
Thanks for people stepping forward to do a little extra.
Chuckling how Facebook decided it was Rose’s birthday when her birthday is in June.
I had great plans for the week but accomplished none of them. Thankful for what I did perhaps it was more important.
Friday night and we just went out to eat.Life is good!
My Valentine’s Day. We ate kielbasi. No flowers,gifts or card but he accompanied me on my errands.
I bought him cashews. He bought me peanut butter cups.
Monday night he recognized when I was stressed and suggested dinner out. I had to pay for it but it was chummy and yummy!
Listening. What a gift!
Laughing at a meeting!
A valentine in the mail.
Allowing a space of time to call someone on the telephone.
In the intensity of doing two reports for Church finding a glaring error from last year’s report. I’m still laughing!
Feeling invisible but being insistent.
Working on a diorama of polar bears on my dresser. A little creativity settles my soul.
Sunlight on the snow
Listening to books on tape.
Finishing two books.
Mood that dissolved into acceptance.
Letting go of anger constructively.
Tears and compassion.
Figuring out what to say on my own.
Helping others with their lines.
National Pizza Day! Two please!
Earning my computer time with other activities. (My name is M.E. and I’m a laptop addict!)
Embracing the” I get to “philosophy instead of” I have to.” Thank you Karen!(and Regina Brett)
Enjoying a cup of coffee from a new mug.
Planning to buy another one so when grand daughter comes to stay she can use it.
Grateful that I can be brave.
Grateful that I can change.
Grateful to recognize alibis.
No should ofs. No what ifs.
Swimming out of the whirlpool.
Plans and organization.
First steps and journeys.
Stopping to buy a good luck charm for speaker at Church Sunday. I think I’ll buy one for me too!
Grateful for books. Grateful for ones recommended to me. Grateful for libraries where I can find such a variety of choices.
Grateful for sleep. Grateful for this new day.
Grateful that we have food in our house. Grateful that we did our shopping this weekend.
Grateful for the house. I’m dreaming of schemes to repurpose some rooms that are just storage.
Grateful for the fruit I will eat today. Grateful for the water I drink. Grateful for food I choose. Grateful for snacks we ate this weekend.
Grateful for fresh beginnings and successful outcomes.
Grateful for friends. A conversation with a friend who needed comfort.
My life is full and I am grateful.