Today I'm grateful for quiet days, chatting about the significant and the seemingly mundane with those I love, and for times where there is no set schedule- just time "to be".
Today I'm simply grateful.
Today I'm thankful for the gift of someone saying, "It's going to be okay" when the whole world seems upside down.
Today I'm grateful for honesty. Honesty about feelings, or even honesty about someone's tights being on backwards. Without honesty, I would have had a very different day.
I'm grateful today for cozy slippers. Small pleasure to calm even the hardest days.
Today I'm grateful for sweet smiles after a long day of baby fussy-ness. Poor Finn is either teething, uncomfortable, angry about nothing, or mad that the holidays are approaching so fast. He was inconsolable today which is very, very unlike him. So after a long day of crying myself- I was so grateful for this… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 19th, 2017
Today I'm grateful for family.
Today I'm grateful for amazing healthcare coverage. I never want to take the value of my healthcare for granted. There are so many people in the country (and world) that do not have healthcare for their families. I'm grateful that my employer, and my state, have made healthcare for all a priority. We are able… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 17th, 2017
Today I'm grateful for relationships. I am very fortunate to have some amazing relationships with family and friends. I am close with my family-parents, siblings, nieces/nephews, in-laws- and I have some amazing, deep friendships that make me feel complete. I am grateful for new relationships too- people that I find later in life where we… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 16th, 2017
Today I'm grateful for the amazing versatility of peanut butter. On sandwiches, by itself, on fruit, on celery, on waffles, on...well, almost anything!