Thankful Challenge Day 12 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for the extra cash working at a craft fair for the weekend. The fair is mostly Christmas related, so it’s awesome for me to be surrounded by all that creative Christmas energy. I eat it up! The last two days have been particularly busy at the fair, and I’ve come home so […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 11 | 2016

Today I’m thankful that I can continue to practice and do my best at spreading love, acceptance, and respect to my fellow humans. I’m also very thankful for my freedom today (thank you Veterans!).

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Thankful Challenge Day 10 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for the reminder of my late grandmother and how she used to give me music boxes as a young child. It was one of her favorite things she tried to pass on to her grandchildren (she had shelves full of them!). I’ll never forget that for many years, my dad would wind […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 9 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for the amusement of my Facebook feed from seeing both sides of the spectrum. I’m also thankful for the peace and happiness I choose to create for myself when everyone else isn’t so zen. It’s been one of the best life lessons I’ve ever learned.  

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Thankful Challenge Day 8 | 2016

Today I’m thankful that we’re getting this election season over with…’Nuff said. ^Me, last election season. Caption read “I voted…Is it over yet?” It was brutal then and even worse now. Ha!

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The Lumbersexual | Pinterest

I think this time of year, when the wood needs chopping, homage needs to be paid to the Lumbersexual. Don’t ask me what it is – the beard, the hair, the flannel – but this is one trend in men’s fashion that I hope doesn’t go away any time soon! Honey, I hope you’re taking […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 7 | 2016

Next to doing our usual cuddling in the bed watching Gilmore Girls with David, my thankful came in the middle of a humdrum day listening to a podcast that Natalie Hanson was part of. Natalie is the wife of Taylor Hanson, who makes up a third of my favorite band – you guessed it – […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 6 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for finally starting my Christmas shopping (I usually try to start earlier, but I’m doing DIY gifts this year, which makes things a little more simple) and for simple pleasures, like finding a bunch of glitter on the ground… View this post on Instagram A little TOO amused by all the glitter […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 5 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for getting up early and taking a friend with us to The Apple House, which was a much needed pit stop on our way to ride the golden lined road of Skyline Drive, here in Virginia (post coming soon!). Thankful for fresh doughnuts from the Apple House! Way too yummy…Extra yummy if […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 4 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for an unexpected cup of coffee from a dear friend. Thoughtful actions just make the day so much brighter! I’m also thankful I’ve gotten past day 3 of this challenge this time around. Ha! Save

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