Family, Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 326 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Tangible Memories

Those hand-held items are tangible memories, the kind you can touch and feel, that have captured a moment in time or a place visited on the other side of the world

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Day 324 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Amazing Views

It’s not just the sky or scenery either. One of the best views in the whole world is someone you love sleeping soundly and peacefully.

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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 294 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Downtown Delights

... downtown is where both tourists and locals gather, making for great people watching!

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Day 289 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Rewarded Patience

I’ve entered the lottery twice a year for a couple of years, so when my name came up this spring for a fall tour date, I was thrilled!

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Day 288 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Experience

Perhaps the best experiences are the ones that are challenging, not only for the lesson, but for the great story you get to share and, hopefully, laugh about with friends.

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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.

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Day 242 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Small Airports

... there is something to be said about the joy of traveling through smaller regional airports.

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Day 240 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The Wisdom of Friends

If you’re a beer-lover, however, this is your kind of place. There seems to be a brewery on every corner.

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Day 236 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Puppy vs Baby

I started making a list of what he’d need … and it just kept getting longer!