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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Thankful Thursday

I really like this theme from Carrie Jones' blog, and was reminded of it by my wonderful, wise, and observant friend, Bridget.

This has been a strange few weeks of stress and excitement and accomplishment and a surprise requiring a major decision (no, I am not pregnant). But even in times of uncertainty, I'm feeling thankful (especially for the nudge from Bridget). Today, I'm also thankful for:
  • A finished revision! (well, this phase anyway)
  • Carrie's airplane zombie barf bag post.
  • Good books in my TBR pile.
  • That I can tell the difference between a hot monkey and a not-hot monkey.
  • People who care about things beyond themselves.
  • Lime sorbet.
  • The circle of family, friends, and colleagues in my life, who give me joy just to know them.
  • Angelina Ballerina Ice Fairy Princess birthday parties, and for moments that only happen once.

8 comments:

  1. I never thought about hot monkeys, but that link is quite something.

    Love the photo. Enjoy every moment!

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  2. Here to say that even this gal who goes for gals could id the Hot Monkey.
    The whole thing made me laugh- thanks.
    And you know who somewhat resembles an Olson twin (without the pathology) in those fabu sunglasses!

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  3. it is a piece of grace to have a daughter to share such things with - i still treasure it, and Miss K is 16 (!)

    of course, at 16, i can share the hot monkey with her, too ;-)

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  4. what a wonderful post! I love the picture of you two!

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  5. That lime sorbet is looking mighty lemony.

    And its taste testers!!??

    Gorgeous.

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