Monday, December 8, 2008

Give Me The Grateful Life - Monday

Hello everyone.
Yes, it is Monday.
The end of a weekend...
  the beginning of a loooong week.
(At least that's how I'm feeling this morning.)
So let's find something to be grateful about shall we?
  Or I (and possibly you) might just not make it.

  1. I am grateful for my sweet husband who busted his ass this weekend (and drove my friends crazy) to make a beautiful birthday celebration for me.
  2. I am grateful he bugged my friends instead of me.
  3. I am grateful for having so many fantastic friends.
  4. I am grateful for having the wisdom of my age (most of the time) but not the appearance of it.
  5. I am grateful for Southern California where the mountains and the beach are my gym year-round.
What are you grateful for this Monday?


InTheFastLane said...

I am grateful that my family put up with my evil PMS yesterday and that they all still love me today.

Kate Rawlins said...

I'm grateful - even if I don't win - that I finally was able to comment on the "HP Magic Giveaway" I hate it when I believe in Magic - and it just doesn't accept my user name!

ThursdayNext said...

I am grateful for my Prince and that we are sharing our first Christmastime together...I dont take this blessing for granted at all. Thanks for a great reminder today...I am glad you had a great weekend.

Headless Mom said...

Grateful that my friend Tracey's (blog "Grace Comes By Hearing) baby was delivered safely today.

Go give her some congrats wishes!

Gina R said...

I'm grateful for rough times, there's stregth built and lessons learned. I'm grateful for my wonderful husband who can look in my eyes and still make me blush after 20 years, I'm grateful for my 3 children, they all have a sparkle in their eyes but each one has a unique gift of character I adore, I'm grateful for cyber friends to share and talk with. I'm gratefl for Merlot Moms! Thanks for making me remember,

JCK said...

Happy Birthday, MM!! I'm so glad I got to spend time with you at BlogHer this summer and hope to see you sometime in the New Year. Keep writing!!

dkuroiwa said...

Hey there...Happy Birthday, MM!! I hope it was a great one!! the, about 5:00 when I picked up the youngest, my good day went to I'm grateful that the day is over, that the ume (plum) wine bottle still has some left to help me put this day to bed...and I'm grateful for a 6-year-old's attempt at a heartfelt apology...that also helped.
have a good monday!!

Jyl @ MommyGossip said...

Happy Birthday first of all. What a great hubby!

What I am grateful for this week is my health. The past several years, I have had a couple of surgeries and lots of recovery time. This year, it is the cold and coughs for me. I am grateful it is nothing more. I am grateful that because of that, I get to do random acts of kindness with my kids, help them celebrate the holidays with a family activity every day, and simply enjoy the joy of the season.

Thanks for prompting me to think about it!

the mama bird diaries said...

As my life as just SUCKED lately, I have even more gratitude... for my awesome husband, my beautiful girls and the promise of things to come.

Domestic Goddess (In Training) said...

I am grateful for antibiotics and the ability to afford them!!! Damn cold and flu season!

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