Gratitude and Joy, Road Trip, Travel

Day 319 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Ever-changing Vistas

On a recent trip through Colorado, we drove from the Sonoran Desert floor up onto Arizona’s Mogollon Rim with its pine trees and red rocks. 

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Day 318 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – VOTE!

I am grateful for the right we have to vote for our elected officials. I am filled with joy that the campaign commercials are coming to an end (until the next round) and I am proud to be an American.

Gratitude and Joy, Musings

Day 317 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The End is Near

It’s fun to set our sights forward, but I think the holidays also give us a chance to celebrate our successes and joys.

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Day 316 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Silliness

It was a day filled with laughter and love, hugs, tickles and silliness - aren’t those the best kind of days?

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Day 315 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Paper Friends

She’s a murder cop; he’s a big time captain of industry ...

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Day 314 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Being Appreciated

It was a compliment he didn’t even know he’d given.

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Day 313 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Weather

We are headed into this dicey weather season and while I am concerned … even worried … about friends and loved ones, I also feel grateful for living on the desert floor.

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Day 312 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Christmas Catalogs

I’m a big believer in dreams and Christmas catalogs are the physical manifestations of dreams. They are filled with possibilities and indulgences and ideas.

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Day 311 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Getting It Done

My patience has increased with my experience leaving me in a better position to laugh about these challenges.

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Day 310 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Long Shadows

We grabbed Enzo's leash and headed out for a quick stroll through the neighborhood. The shadows were just beginning to lengthen.