Thankful Thursday



Inspired by Bekah, I'm doing Thankful Thursday again this week. It's always a good idea to review the good things in life.
  
·        I'm glad my boss is back from his business trip - I was getting kind of tired of my own company.
·        I'm not a huge fan of cold weather (and I'm not a huge fan of hot weather either - just call me Ms. Tepid, but no spewing please), BUT I'm glad we put the electric blanket back on the bed last night. Not for its electric purposes (although I will appreciate those in winter), but because it's the most comfortable blanket ever & I have missed it.
·       I'm glad I don't have to diagram the above two sentences.
·       Here's another example of back-handed thankfulness: I'm thankful that I'm done caring about baseball for another season. I'm pretty disappointed, and I promise to not pull for anyone else's team just in case. Although I WILL pull for the Yankees (see how I'm using reverse jinxology here?).
·       I’m glad our mums have been doing so well this year (I just watered them so they’re on my mind). Here, look at this pretty picture:



OK, that’s enough for this week. Go Yankees! 

What are you thankful for today?

Comments

  1. I don't think they teach kids how to diagram sentences anymore. Probably why everyone has so much trouble with grammar these days.

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  2. I'm thankful that a study found a direct correlation between a country's chocolate consumption and the number of nobel prize winners from that country!

    Look here if you need an excuse to indulge...it's the New England Journal of Medicine!
    http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMon1211064

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  3. Well now, I'm thankful the debate went well. I'm thankful the Tigers aren't out yet, though I was shocked that after I fell asleep last night, they blew a 2-0 lead forcing game 5.

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  4. I'm greatful that for the first time in ages Mrs. C. has no scheduled medical procedures.

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  5. Your mums are beautiful. Remember diagramming sentences? I don't think they do that anymore.

    I felt bad when your team lost. I don't pay much attention to sports but I really did think of you. :(

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  6. Love those mums. They are beautiful.

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  7. Just popped over from Mr Chubby Chatterbox's blog to say I'm very thankful that although our house was broken into nothing was damaged or taken. ;)

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  8. I'm thankful for time and Parkinson's Law.

    And for being headache-free for the first time in 10 days! (It was a tough, tough stretch.)

    And for you and The Professor's willingness to share your photos (for those of us who just don't take pix).

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  9. Good! Keep yelling for the hated Yankees! I'm counting on your hexing power.

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  10. Those mums are such a beautiful color, and of course you captured them in lovely afternoon light (or early morning--same angles and shadows!)

    I think thankfulness is where we find it, and it's nobody's business to agree or disagree with your gratitude. Rock it any way you can!

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  11. Your mums are so pretty. I am thankful I woke up today.

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  12. I just love you girlfriend. You keep me laughing. :c)
    Thankful for you today.

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