#30DaysofThanks: Grateful for the kindness of strangers

#30DaysofThanks Blog Writing Challenge

Today, Nov. 15, I am grateful for the kindness of strangers. It’s happened on several occasions lately. I’ve been out somewhere with my son, frazzled usually. (I just can’t seem to get the hang of this getting two people ready to leave the house thing!) Once I was shopping at Target, and my son was Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Thankful for life after Paris attacks

Paris attacks kill more than 150

Today, Nov. 14, I am thankful for life. That is, I am thankful to be alive. As many of you probably know, more than 120 people died in Paris attacks yesterday (Friday, Nov. 13) as the result of acts of terrorism throughout the city. I am grateful that those attacks did not happen on U.S. soil, while at Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Thankful for veterans on Veterans Day

Thankful for veterans on Veterans Day

Today, Nov. 11, is a very important day: Veterans Day. I am thankful for veterans on this day and every day. My family always taught me that military service is important and honorable. Because some volunteer their service to our country, others can opt not to serve and go in other directions. Some countries require Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Grateful for Life Experience

#30DaysofThanks Blog Writing Challenge

Today, Nov. 9, I am grateful for life experience. I am grateful particularly for life experience in dating and relationships. I am thankful for my previous relationships, including the single dates, the guys who treated me disrespectfully and the relationships that just didn’t work out. Thanks to all that life experience, both positive and negative, Read More …