#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: Thankful for Rain

Today, Nov. 5, I am thankful for rain. Just before writing this edition of my #30DaysofThanks challenge post, I checked the weather. Not one day of sunshine in sight for 10 days! As a native Floridian, I truly do suffer from seasonal affective disorder. These fall and winter stretches of absolutely no sun at all really Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Thankful for Grace

#30DaysofThanks Blog Writing Challenge

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Today, Nov. 2, I am thankful for grace, for the mercy of God in my life. One of my favorite verses is I Timothy 1:15-16: This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief; Read More …

#30DaysofThanks: Grateful to be a Mom

#30DaysofThanks Blog Writing Challenge

Will you join me in taking the #30DaysofThanks challenge? Each day from Nov. 1-30, write or share something for which you’re thankful with the hash tag #30DaysofThanks. I’ve seen lots of people establishing self challenges with their blogging and writing, such as posting every day for a month. What better month to take on such Read More …