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.

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 141 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – GSD

! I have a stack of lists! I actually thought about making a list of my lists ...

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.

The World A to Z

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.

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 137 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Bouquets

We often buy flowers for our room even when we’re traveling.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 136 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Little Things

All these little things make me smile, whether they were discovered on the other side of the world or spotted on a store shelf during a day of shopping.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 135 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Winning

Scratching those tickets reminds me of my dad and the occasional win always puts a big smile on my face.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 134 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – A Day Off (Sort of)

Yet here I am, very early on a Monday morning, wondering what I am going to post today. Then it hit me … post a blog about taking a day off!