The World A to Z

Day 143 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Raise a Glass

I realized how grateful I am to be a member of this club and the joy I felt that we were able to come together as a group and celebrate the year’s accomplishments.

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Day 139 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Puzzles

Recently, a neighbor gave us a puzzle of colorful sailboats. We opened it up, spread the pieces out and spent a few hours putting it together.

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Day 133 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Mother’s Day

... on this Mother’s Day, I look forward to the possibility each of them will pick up the phone to wish me a happy day.

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Day 125 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – My New Phone

Now I get to play with some of the new features, learn the new camera options and relax and enjoy a better battery life. 

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Day 121 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Shade

A nice, comfy shady spot is also the perfect place to just sit and people watch. You can learn a lot about a culture by the people who just stroll by

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Day 109 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Youthful Inspiration

His animated tales reminded me why I started my plan to see the world from A to Z. When I started my plan, I, too, had little more than a goal.

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Day 105 – Year of Gratitude and Joy – Volunteers

After about two hours, we had filled all the bags we had and successfully completed a pretty good job cleaning up that mile-long section of highway.

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Day 97 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Vacation Planning

Travel has always filled me with joy and I am struck with the level of gratitude I am feeling now that the world is reopening and I can feed my insatiable wanderlust once again.

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Day 95 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – New Neighbors

As our community grows, those of us who’ve been here for a few years watch with amazement as the new homes go up around us.

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Day 78 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Al Fresco Dining

As I looked down at my eggs, bacon and toast, the bright sunshine reflected back at me.