Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
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I have led a blessed and somewhat bucolic life. My days have always been filled with children, animals, and gardening. I learned to stitch from my Grandmother when I was a small child. We made quilt tops and fashioned teddy bears from our worn out winter coats. She showed me how to make-do. From her I learned all the skills I would need to make a home. But Gran's lessons weren't just practical. By her example she helped me become...
Beloved of God, A Devoted Wife, Loving Mother, Teacher, Artist, Builder, Dreamer, Gardener, Poet, Student, and Friend.