Gratitude - grat-i-tude - noun - the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. synonyms: gratefulness, thankfulness, thanks, appreciation, indebtednessIt seems fitting that for November I use this space to express my gratitude. A lot of people do 30 Days of Thankful, gratitude journals or daily Facebook/Instagram posts. I cannot remember to do anything every day so I will sum it all up here.
The basics - home, family, health. Isn't this just a given when you think about gratitude?
My job - even though it isn't what I dreamed I thought I would be doing, it is perfect for me right now. I love that I have flexibility, amazing managers and that I can do it all from my home.
The internet - First, because it allows me to work from anywhere. Second, because I can look up anything at any time. Knowledge is power and the internet provides so much knowledge.
My Rick - I give this man the devil. I know I do. He is patient, accepting, kind and generous. I did good.
My dogs - Many of you think it is silly but they bring me so much joy. When I am having a bad day, Clyde's smile can just turn it all around.
The youth group at Friendship Baptist Church - Harlyn has always been our little missionary. It is great to see her faith grow and amazing to see God working with this enormous group of kids.
Ambush Baseball - Hudson's travel team makes for hectic schedules but it has been such a fun experience. We have learned a lot about our family dynamic, working with others and money management.