Category Archives: Gratitude

2011: Success!

This month, I’m participating in a project hosted by my pal Jaemie, #resound11.  It calls for bloggers to reflect on 2011, and look forward to 2012. If you’d like more information, or to participate, go here. What goal did you … Continue reading

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Nov. 25: Thankful

Today, I’m thankful for my family.  Well, I’m thankful for them every day, but I chose to write about them today.  I was tempted to write about how I’m thankful that Kohl’s had a sale that enabled me to get … Continue reading

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Nov. 24: Thankful (The Big One)

For many reasons, I never thought I’d get married.  I thought I’d live my life alone, in a city apartment full of cats, and spend my time writing. But in October 2005, I was lucky enough to marry my best … Continue reading

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Nov. 23: Thankful

This semester has been a tough one, and it’s left me reconsidering my career.  Honestly, I’ve been having a tough time of it since I had The Kid.  I just don’t have the focus and drive that I used to.  … Continue reading

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Nov. 22: Thankful

I first met Chris in 6th grade, in 1986 .  He was a pale, skinny, buck-toothed kid who, for some reason, thought I was cool.  I don’t recall having any classes together, but our lockers were across the hall from … Continue reading

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Nov. 21: Thankful

Today, I’m thankful for my guts. Honestly, I’ve been annoyed at them all day. But I’m trying to see the good in them anyway. I woke up at 1am in pain, and with other issues (I’ll save you the TMI). … Continue reading

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November 1: Power

Because I’ve been a pit of self-pity and a little too much like Oscar the Grouch lately, I’m following Krissie’s lead and focusing on being grateful in November (and hopefully long after that). Many people in my area (including my … Continue reading

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