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!
Today I'm grateful for kindness in others.
Today I'm grateful for the experience of being a few minutes late to a meeting and fretting that I'm the last one to arrive..only for someone else to come in after me.
Today I'm grateful for my husband. The past four months of parenthood have been difficult on both of us. We are redefining our relationship, our lifestyle, and everything else in between. The whole world has turned upside down. And even though it's for the sweetest reason possible, it's been very difficult. Postpartum depression has been… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 12th, 2017
Grateful for all those who have served this country- in peaceful times and in times of war.