Gratitude and Joy

Day 273 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Purging for Fun and Profit

Before the tax laws were changed, we happily dropped off our used but still in good condition items at Goodwill, ReStore and other charities for the tax deduction.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 270 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Bad Movies

We looked at each other, completely agreeing the movie was just plain weird ...

Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 265 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Familiarity

I guess that’s why people often travel to the same places. They go to restaurants they’re familiar with and see things they enjoyed before.

Flying, Gratitude and Joy, Wine/Cocktails

Day 248 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Airport Bartenders

... it got me thinking about how tough it must be for airport bartenders.

Gratitude and Joy, Road Trip

Day 239 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The Open Road

There’s something uniquely American about racing down an open highway in a performance car with nothing but a wide expanse of land and sky in front of you!

Gratitude and Joy, Italy

Day 225 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Romance Italian Style

We’ll go back to Italy. There’s nowhere else like it in the world ... Italy gets in your soul and never goes away.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 224 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Quiet Time

I was happy to have no other responsibilities as the hours as the morning turned into lunchtime, then afternoon.

Food, Gratitude and Joy

Day 221 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Around the World in Two Days

That’s the fun thing about eating in places like these, they feed our wanderlust along with our stomachs.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 208 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Getting Stuff Done

Yesterday was a particularly good day. I had a few meetings, all with positive outcomes, but the bulk of my day was committed to what I call GSD -- Getting Stuff Done.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 205 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Take Your Time

I’ve come to appreciate more and more the joy of simply taking my time.