100 Things that I am very grateful to God for – I’m challenging myself (and you) to see if we can come up with 100 things in 10 minutes or less! Here goes: 4:05 p.m.
3-a caring husband
4-3 beautiful children and one in heaven
6-my brother and his sweet family
7-having great in laws – the whole super gang of them
8-my saint friends
9-my earthly friends
10-being pain free today
11-warm blankets and pillows
16-the brilliant colors of the changing leaves
17-my daughter’s singing/happiness
18-always having food on the table
19-clean, readily available water
20-vaseline for my lips
21-Contact lenses so I can see
23-a good brain
29-music – classical, piano, 80’s, 1D
34-barefooting in summer
35-baths and showers
37-stars in the night sky
38-a walk in the woods
42-having a song in my heart
46-adoration chapel time
47-the Eucharist (I’m ashamed that I just thought of this one!)
56-making out of childhood with my sanity!
58-Having a job that I love
59-Having a job period
61-the sun’s warmth
65-birds on the bird feeder/birdbath
66-The Song “Middle of Your Heart” by For King and Country
68- Audrey Assad
70-signs from God
71-St. Andrew the Apostle School community
72-the hope of heaven
74-being able to kneel
75-being able to walk
76-a roof over my head
77-a comfortable bed
78-clear nasal passages
80-stained glass windows
81-the kindness of others
83-surprise flowers from my husband
85-holiday – having family to celebrate with
87-Artists – especially Renoir, Monet, Michelangelo
89-having a new Catholic bookstore open on the Northshore
90-meeting other people of faith – getting to share our faith
91-working at a place where I can talk about Jesus all day long:)
92- being able to sing (somewhat) – at least I enjoy it
93-being raised Catholic
94-ALL that my generous, loving parents do for me and for my whole family!
95-dentists and toothbrushes
96-makeup to hide my imperfections (my vanity is showing!)
99- geckos that keep the yard roach population down
100-British accents -Irish too! Heck, I like them all!
I ended at 4:30 – Didn’t pass my own test – but had a great time thinking of all that I’m most grateful for!!!
Have a blessed Thanksgiving everyone!
P.S. I forgot hairspray – very important!