Monthly Archives: November 2011

Thanksgiving Song

Let’s give thanks for what we’ve got Whether it’s a little or a lot. It may be simple, may be not. Never take for granted what you’ve got!   I give thanks for all my friends. Mom and Dad and … Continue reading

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Holiday Buzz

If you live in the US, you’re probably busy today getting ready for tomorrow’s Thanksgiving feast. Even if you’re not hosting, you’re probably bringing something or otherwise preparing for the holiday. Here in Chicago, traffic is usually awful the day … Continue reading

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Warm & Dry When It’s Cold & Wet

Today is rainy and cold. One of those days when you contract and compact yourself as best you can when you have to be outside. And although it’s daytime, it’s dark and gloomy. I’m grateful for those spaces in my … Continue reading

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Blessings of Insomnia

A few nights ago one of my kids got sick. I was up with her from 3:00 am on, and although my energy was low the next day from not enough sleep, the idea of an early bedtime propelled me through … Continue reading

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It Takes A Village

I am especially grateful for the people in our lives who help us raise our daughters into (God willing) productive, loving adults. For their teachers and assistants, for the school they attend. For the other students with whom they are … Continue reading

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