Saturday, November 26, 2011


324. my kids went out and got a Christmas tree
325. a family game of Boggle

Friday, November 25, 2011


320. I received new photos of my faraway grandbabies
321. Thanksgiving dinner a day late
322. people to be thankful for
323. people to be thankful with

Thursday, November 24, 2011


316. shrimp pasta on Thanksgiving Day
317.  Gary vacuumed the house for me
318. Rachel helped to make pumpkin cheesecake
319. a group Skype with both boys and grandbabies

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Grackles Eating Spilled Birdseed in Parking Lot


311.another beautiful fall morning
312. I live in the world's best neighborhood
313. learning a photo I submitted made it as a finalist
314. accomplishment of several chores
315. the Lord's abundance is so great, I can plan holiday meals with abandon

Tuesday, November 22, 2011


308. I'm glad to be alive
309. my cat ate half of the pastrami, but there was still enough for us

Monday, November 21, 2011


303.the start of Thanksgiving week
304. lunch with a distant relative whom I hadn't seen in over 30 years.
305. young, well-behaved children
306. an afternoon walk
307. soup made by a friend

New Bird--Hermit Thrush

I know this is a crummy photo, but the 303rd bird on my life list came back to my tin of water so I could take a photo.

Sunday, November 20, 2011


299.  an above average church service this morning
300. a bird that held still long enough for me to take its photo
301. Thanksgiving dinner at church
302. many people stopping to give thanks this time of year