Archive for June, 2010

Six Months Down, Six More To Go

June 30, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. Feeling content
  2. Fridays OFF for the remainder of the summer!
  3. Slowing things down without feeling guilty about it

Renovations

June 29, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. Low humidity
  2. Generosity
  3. Getting over my bad mood this morning

Monday Simplicity

June 28, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. Having my habitual thinking get turned upside down
  2. Pema Chodron
  3. Compassion

Happy Accident

June 27, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. Sunday brunch at my neighborhood pub!
  2. Time spent with old and new friends
  3. Pranzo di Ferragosto, a very sweet Italian movie

Beach Day

June 26, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. My first day at the beach of the season
  2. Walking along the water first thing in the morning, before the crowds arrive
  3. Hours of uninterrupted reading time

Weekend

June 25, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. A fun afternoon celebrating a co-worker’s upcoming wedding
  2. The nostalgic feel of a perfect summer evening
  3. The music of The Waterboys

After The Storm

June 24, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. An unexpected — but hoped for — turn of events
  2. An evening spent cooking for tomorrow’s party
  3. Beginning to feel like a part of my neighborhood

Progress

June 23, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. Finally making good progress on a work project that’s been hanging over my head way too long
  2. An unexpected visit with an old friend
  3. A friend’s apparent success with breaking a bad habit

Connections

June 22, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. Not accepting what is unacceptable
  2. Lunch out with the entire staff
  3. Catching up with my friend Sue

Summer Solstice

June 21, 2010

Today, I am grateful for:

  1. At long last, Summer!
  2. Beautiful sunshine all day on this, the longest day
  3. Meeting the class of 2014(!) at new student orientation