Wednesday, July 14, 2010

things that the children should know.

Tonight, I'm grateful to have emptied a pint of Häagen-Dazs instead of a bottle of Jim Beam.

What are you grateful for?

4 comments:

Azúcar said...

Was it the Bananas Foster pint?


I am grateful for:
Roseanne Cash's The List
Employment
Cold caffeine
An iPod jack in my car
A car without a hole in the floor
Four hours at a pool with my babies
The right to vote
MadMen
Vanity Fair
Two new novels
The 1,000 ideas tumbling through my head right now

France is said...

grateful for
a snoring puppy on my lap
wood floors and a house that talks back to me in pops groans whistles and creaks
that i can never catch the mailman
money in the bank
free car wash coupons
fresh milk
empty sinks
variety
school
a family who respects privacy
beautiful books
an endless stream of thought
a basket full of shoes
free moving boxes
mamma cass' make your own kind of music
cool air
strawberry popscicles
and the first cucumber growth.

and word verifications that make me laugh. like: dablize

Julie said...

Grateful for
salty raisins
naps
water
home
and Thunderstruck by Erik Larson.

Heidi said...

I am grateful for:

paper flowers
new chances
things that are inevitable
family (even the crazies within)
Amano Madagascar
the sweetness of old friendships
Billy Collins
babies and seedlings
the secret food drawer in my desk
typewriters and the way they click
lavender fabric softener
sleep
Struwwelpeter and other dark stories for kids
music that makes me cry, jump around, scream, slip into oblivion or do things