There’s a lot we’re thankful for in my house this year and I think that’s probably true throughout the county.
The thing about being thankful is that even when times are difficult it’s possible to find things to be grateful for over the year. I have some Facebook friends who are taking the month of November to do what they call a “Gratitude Journal.”
What a great idea. So many times we read about bad things or see terrible stories on the news. But sometimes it’s heartwarming to read the things that other people are grateful for and realize that there is a lot around us that is good.
So, though I’ll try not to get maudlin, here are some of the things that I’ve been happy about this year.