On thankfulness.....

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

On this day of being grateful, I am all too aware how blessed I am and how thankful I have cause to be...

I am thankful for a million tiny kindnesses which give my life a real sense of purpose and worth...

I am thankful for family and friends, both near and far...

I am thankful for learning, and teaching, and growing...

I am thankful for smiles and hugs and high fives, for injokes and letters and packages...

I am thankful for books and blogs and music and films...

I am thankful for food to eat and things to drink, a warm bed to sleep in at night...

I am thankful for the children I get to teach and guide each day...

I am thankful for my health, and my dreams, and my freedom (how blessed to live in a time and place where I get to choose who I want to be, and what I want to be!)...

I am thankful for tomorrow, and the next day, and the next...

I am thankful for songs to sing and kisses to come and night skies full of stars and plans of awesomeness...

I am thankful for past sorrows now forgotten, and future pleasures hoped for...

I am thankful for my ability to count my blessings...

What are you thankful for, friends?

Love,
Cxx
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11 comments:

  1. I'm thankful for my faith, family, friends, pets, and everything that surrounds me. Life's good.

    Happy Thanksgiving, Chica! ;)

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  2. You always write the most beautiful posts!

    I am thankful that I have the next week and a half off of work.

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  3. Happy Thanksgiving Claire! :o)

    I am thankful for a lot of things. My husband, family, pets, and a million and one other things!

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  4. I'm thankful for my husband, my friends and family, my job, my full refrigerator, and central heating. Basically, all my loved ones and all the goodies that come with living in a wealthy nation.

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  5. Hey, Happy Thanksgiving! I didn't think you celebrated our silly day over there...

    I'm thankful for being spoiled compared to most of the world, and for opportunities to help when I can.

    And for Mr. Riot Kitty and the catleys ;)

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  6. Okay I first read 'books' as 'boobs'. I'm laughing really hard about that.

    I'm thankful for all the gifts this life has given, especially those I don't deserve.

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  7. Beautiful thanks Claire, truly. I am thankful for your thankfullness! Gratitude inspires others.

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  8. Happy Belated Thanksgiving Claire! I'm thankful for my family, friends, blog friends, good food, good music, oh I could go on and on. lol

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  9. A million tiny kindnesses...love that. I am thankful for that too.

    Much love
    xo

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  10. Happy belated Thanksgiving. It's always good to take stock for all we have to be thankful for, isn't it?

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Have a wonderful day!

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