Category Archives: Gratitude

Advantages of Giving Thanks

November’s exercise in gratitude brought to mind a couple of interesting things. It’s been suggested that love is a form of deep appreciation for something or someone. Deep appreciation is akin to gratitude, so when we are expressing gratitude, it … Continue reading

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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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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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