A little thankful list

raindrop on lemon herb

Every Thanksgiving, I make a 50-item list of things I’m thankful for, but every now and then, I also write down a random, small list of things I’m currently thankful for.  Because sometimes, a little gratefulness exercise is necessary/helpful thing for me! (Looking for the good is key for my contentment.) So, here’s a little […]

Because I need to do this…

fuzzy bears

On Thanksgiving day, I usually write a list of 50 things I’m thankful for, and this was the first year that I’ve not done that (It might have had something to do with the fact that I actually hosted Thanksgiving this year, so I needed to make more than rolls! And I had kind of […]

Thankful List, v. 5.0


Since my blog is working on its fifth year of existence, this is my fifth thankful list. For those of you just tuning in, every year on Thanksgiving Day, I make a list of 50 things I’m thankful for. They’re in totally random order, and I have a no-peeking-at-last-year’s-list rule, until this year’s list is […]

The 2011 edition of my Thankful List


Every Thanksgiving since my blog’s inception (um, a whole three years), I’ve made a list of 50 things I’m thankful for. Fifty doesn’t really have any significance, (aside from being half of one hundred, I suppose) but I find that writing down 50 things really makes me go beyond the usual stuff I think of […]

A current happy list


As you regular readers know, I think contentment is a key part of living a frugal life, and part of being content is focusing on your blessings. (In case you’re new, you might want to read my series of posts about contentment (you can click on the link or on the tomato picture to be […]

Happy Thanksgiving! | My 2010 Thankful List


(my baking efforts from yesterday) For those of you that are new-ish…a Thankful List is an annual tradition around these here parts. I list 50 things I’m thankful for, in very random order, just because having to think of 50 things stretches my contentment/thankfulness muscles a bit. I don’t usually look over my previous lists […]