Thankfulness Lately

by inspiredrd on April 17, 2014

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDLately I’ve been thankful for the opportunity to help others by sharing my story,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDconversations about volcanoes with my squirmy almost-7-year-old,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDhealthy fast-food lunches on the go,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDtradition passed down through generations,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDlocal theater teachers who invest in and inspire my girl,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDfried rice for breakfast,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDbackyard grass and warm spring afternoons,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDunplugged weekends and times of rest,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDfriends who hold hands,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDunexpected hot air balloon sightings on the way to school,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDnourish bowls for lunch and time to enjoy them,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDfun with glowsticks,

Thankfulness Lately - Inspired RDand afternoon breaks with Jewels cupcakes and Call the Midwife.


What are you thankful for lately?

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