Food, Gratitude and Joy

Day 263 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Travel and Cheat Food

I’m grateful to be healthy enough that the occasional ill-advised meal or snack won’t ruin me ...

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Day 262 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Mosquitoes

I’d forgotten how happy I was to leave the bug-infested, steam-filled Mid-Atlantic.

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Day 261 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Nail Biters

Fans on both sides were holding their breath. The players were getting feisty with each other … I’m was driving home and struggling to breathe.

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Day 260 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Apologies

He wrapped his arms around me and apologized over and over. My anger abated and I got over it. 

Arizona, Enzo, Gratitude and Joy

Day 259 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The Week in Review

... life can’t be perfect ALL the time, but when you take a moment to find the silver linings in your day (or in a whole week) you certainly put the happiness wheels in motion.

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Day 258 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Toothbrushes

All of this is possible because of my trusty toothbrush - or should I say toothbrushES?

Arizona, Gratitude and Joy

Day 257 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Buckeye, Arizona (Part 2)

I spent about an hour and a half chatting with staff members and marveling at the memorabilia, images and descriptions that fill the Buckeye Valley Museum. It’s well worth a trip, especially if you time it to grab lunch at one of the city’s popular eateries.

Arizona, Gratitude and Joy

Day 256 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Buckeye, Arizona (Part 1)

Buckeye has some cool history. In fact, the city has a museum ... (it) reopens tomorrow!

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Day 255 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Lessons Learned

The older I get the easier it is to laugh at these mistakes instead of fighting about them.

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Day 254 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Friends and Dogs

Everywhere we turned there were dogs on leashes, eager to meet all the other dogs on the paths.