GRATITUDE JOURNAL...ON GOING

"Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass...
   It's about learning to dance in the rain."
~Vivian Greene

  • I am grateful that I am able to wake and see the beauty the creator has put before me.
  • I am grateful for a loving husband, who believes in me and supports me 100%.
  • I am grateful for two beautiful children who bring much joy to me.
  • I am grateful for the beautiful grand-daughter that I am privileged to know at a fairly young age.
  • I am grateful for my Mom and Dad who said yes, to each other and gave me life.
  • I am grateful for forgiveness and peace of heart.
  • I am grateful for all the elements and the balance nature provides for us.
  • I am grateful for the invention of cars
  • I am grateful for my Grand baby who just turned 1 on Jan.31st
  • I am grateful that my husband was not hurt more seriously when he was hit by  a car while walking across the street. (Feb. 2011)
  • I am grateful for the walking miracle my husband is.
  • I am grateful for the water we drink, the food we eat and the air we breathe.
  • I am grateful for all the teachers in my life.
  • I am grateful that my daughter has a new home to call her own.
  • I am grateful that my children have a work ethic that is immeasurable.
  • I am grateful that we got moved back to Missouri.
  • I am grateful that I got to hear my Grandma's last words.
  • I am grateful that Mark started his new job.
  • I am grateful to see my extended family again.
  • I am grateful to have seen my Grandma one last time before she died (April 3, 2011)
  • I am grateful to have been able to know my Grandparents.
  • I am grateful to be able to dance in the rain! :) 
  • I am grateful for all the followers I have on each of the 5 blogs I write for. 
  • I am grateful that forgiveness is divine. (June 2011)
  • I am grateful that I got to spend the last few days with my Dad, even up to his last breath on this earth before he died. (June 22, 2011)
  • I am grateful to have spent an entire week with my siblings (and families). We had not all been together since 1987. (June 2011)
  • I am grateful that my daughter did not lose her kidney. (Feb. 2012)
  • I am grateful that my daughter is able to have children and grateful she is due in December! (2012)
  • I am grateful my Dad is now finally home and at peace on the track-turn 3 in Indy. (May 2012)
  • I am grateful that although it is hot-110 degrees today, that we do not have the humidity to go with it. (June 29, 2012) 
  • I am grateful for a loving husband who is doing his best to get us back to Colorado and to find employment.
  • I am grateful for my daughter who gave birth to a beautiful Grandson, Parker. (Dec 2, 2012)
  • I am grateful that my Grand-daughter is potty trained!
  • I am grateful that my husband and I got to fly to Sedona, AZ to visit my Mother for Christmas and that my brother, Jason and girlfriend, Della were here too! (Dec. 2012)
  • I am grateful for a brother-in-law who cares enough about his brother to help him.
  • I am grateful for my Grand-daughter who just turned 3. (Jan. 31)
  • I am grateful that my nephew, Lane is in remission from leukemia and was able to celebrate his 10th birthday. (Jan 30th)
  • I am grateful that tears are just what I need to cleanse my soul.
  • I am grateful for Marie who taught me skills I needed to know.
  • I am grateful Mary survived.
  • I am grateful for Julie who believes in those skills enough to hire me. (March 2013)
  • I am grateful to my brother, Jason and Della for affording me a plane ticket back to Sedona to be with our Mom.
  • I am grateful that my husband is finally going to be employed after a year and a half out of work. 3/13/2013
  • I am grateful that I got to spend Easter in Sedona with my Mom, Jason and Della.
  • I am grateful for the invention of Skype that affords me the opportunity to see my kids and grandchildren face to face and talk with them.
  • I am grateful that my Mom is healing from her knee surgery. (April 2013)
  • I am grateful that Julie continues to employ me and I have steady work.
  • I am grateful for the people who live in the same mobile home park as my Mother. They are gracious and accepting people.
  • I am grateful for the new apartment we were able to move in to. (May 2013)
  • I am grateful for my brother-in-law and sister-in-law who continue to support us. Without them we would not be in a good place or able to live.
  • I am grateful for being able to fly back to Missouri to be with my children and grand-children awhile. (Aug. 2013)
  • I am grateful to finally meeting my new grandson, Parker. (Aug. 2013)
  • I am grateful to get time to play "pirates" with my grand-daughter, Bella. (Aug. 2013)
  • I am so grateful that I have a loving husband who let's me do what I need to do sometimes. 
  • I am grateful to have income of my own.
  • I am grateful to be asked to be an editor for an author and to do her cover for her book.
  • I am grateful to be writing a book.
  • I am grateful to have gone on vacation with my hubby to Vegas. (March 2014)
  • I am grateful to have spent some time in Sedona, AZ again and see my Mother.
  • I am grateful for my husband who sometimes has to put up with my crazy self.
  • I am grateful to have found an audiologist who could get my cochlear running again.
  • I am grateful to be able to do art.
  • I am grateful to have books to read.
  • I am grateful for the roof over my head and the food on my table.
  • I am grateful for working with Julie and entire year. 2014
  • I am grateful my husband has been employed a year. 2014