Today I am grateful my 18 year old son sent me a text from the front porch, “I forgot how much I love robins out here in the spring.” Thumpity thump thump… Thumpity thump thump… Beats my grateful, grateful heart.
Today I am grateful for a midday walk and tiny crocuses popping up through the soil. A neighbour shakes out a rug over her balcony and my heart is full with the signs of spring!
Today I am grateful for the stillness that accompanies a scheduled power outage.
The sense of freedom that accompanies another deposit to the thrift store.
Today I am grateful for the sense of satisfaction and happy relief when finally identifying the name of an earworm instrumental TikTok song that has been haunting me for hours.
A young man loading the dishwasher and wiping down kitchen counters without being prompted or instructed. Random acts of kindness and...