Well, that’s what life is – this collection of extraordinarily ordinary moments. We just need to pay attention to them all. Wake up and pay attention to how beautiful it all is – Alexander Payne
I AM GRATEFUL FOR: 1. The dollar store. 2. A comfy chair and Downtown Abby. 3. The patience to wait for one of my favorite Whole Foods smoothies. 4. Lunch with dear friends. 5. Delivery of lunch on a dreary, rainy day. 6. Eating lunch with friend at a local classic. 7. A solo geocache. 8. The portrait of a friend hanging in a local restaurant. 9. Picking up a smoothie at a festive little place. 10. The note from a co-worker. 11. Fun co-workers who enjoy being silly with me. 12. Cool meditation. 13. A tool that keeps me healthy and feeling pampered. 14. Visiting a friend while she’s doing what she loves. 15. Tagging along with a local group of yarn bombers in a project for the community. 16. My photos from the day before showing up in the news and a local blog. 17. Unexpectedly running into a friend and having lunch. 18. Counting my blessings on the eve of a milestone birthday. 19. Birthday lunch with friends. 20. Birthday gift that reminds me of my father. 21. Running into a friend while out running errands. 22. Gift to myself. 23. Wintery weather = couch, movies and hot chocolate. 24. Alias marathon. 25. Unexpectedly seeing mutual friends who like the same website. 26. Hot chocolate run that is made sweeter by a joyful team of workers. 27. Honoring Leonard Nemoy on the day of his passing. 28. Birthday party with friends and family.
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