Flying, Gratitude and Joy

Day 142 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Window Seats

... then I spotted the green trees and fields that bordered the Mississippi River as we crossed over Louisiana.

Gratitude and Joy

DAY 140 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Books (The Real Ones)

There’s nothing like the feel of a real book in your hand. Its portability means you can take it anywhere.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 138 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Sunshine on My Shoulders

... John Denver’s songs seem to always be filled with joy and love, even his more melancholy ones ...

Gratitude and Joy

Day 131 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Video Apps

This Mother’s Day, use an app to CALL YOUR MOTHER!

Flying, Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 124 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Flying is Fun Again

... with the mask mandate being lifted,  perhaps we can come back together as a traveling public, embracing the GOOD that travel brings us.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 120 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Historical Maps and Charts

I’m a sucker for old maps found in antique stores. Often available for a buck or less, I’ll often pick one or two on our travels to capture the historical nature of places we’ve been.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 119 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Street Music

Street music is happy music, and I love to stop and listen. Too many people walk right by ...

Arizona, Gratitude and Joy

Day 112 – A Day of Gratitude and Joy – Easter Sunrise

I uncharacteristically stepped outside ... (and) was met with the brilliant rays of an Arizona sunrise that brought me incredible joy!

Gratitude and Joy

Day 111 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Taxes

This is a far cry from the days I had to fill out the 1040 with complicated IRS instructions in hand in one marathon session, hoping no mistakes were made. 

Gratitude and Joy

Day 108 – A Day of Gratitude and Joy – Judy’s Optimism

“Don’t wake me up from this dream,” she often says. As a result, I constantly feel joy, happiness and gratitude.