Gratitude

I am grateful for a hike with another family the top of bear hill today. One Of my kids was not as grateful, but the other one and I enjoyed it, anyway.

I am grateful for a minute while I was filling around on the piano, playing Let it Be, when Farley started singing the word. It’s was a lovely little moment for me.

I am grateful for some time spent socially distancing with my curling buddies those evening. We can’t curl, but we batted around a birdie with badminton racquets, and played a frisbee based game called kan jam (I think) and had a laugh. Nice to move around a bit, and to see those guys.

Gratitude

I am grateful for a lovely walk to Witty’s Lagoon this afternoon. Auntie J joined us. It’s always good to spend time out in the woods, always.

I.am grateful for family fun night part 2 of Farley’s pick. We screened the Yellow Submarine again. It is still a great movie, with lots of great music.

Gratitude

I am grateful for brief conversations with several neighbours on the walk to school with Farl this morning.

I am grateful for time spent painting in my studio today.

I am grateful for Farley’s family fun night. We are sushi, read quietly together, attempted multiplayer online video games, then had some ice cream and cake.

Gratitude

I am.grateful for the walk to school with Farley, and for the chance to chit chat with others in my community when I do so.

I am grateful for lots of time spent painting in my studio.

I am grateful for another walk with Farley and Julie after dinner this evening.

I am grateful for time spent with both lads at bedtime.

I am grateful for telly with no Julie.

I am grateful to be tucked in bed on the early side tonight.

Gratitude

I am grateful for a walk with Cooper to drop off Farley at school, and for another older brother in the same situation as (and friend of) Coop that we bumped into on that walk.

I am grateful for a couple of hours playing hooky with Coop this morning. We watched The Usual Suspects. Still a great movie, that one!

I am grateful for time spent painting.

I am grateful for burrito bowls Cooper made us for dinner.

I am grateful for a phone conversation with my folks today.

I am grateful for a night walk to the mailbox with Farley.

I am grateful for telly after the kids were down with Julie.

Gratitude

I am grateful for mint chocolate chip cookies that Cooper made today.

I am grateful for an invitation to play some board games with Farley this afternoon.

I am grateful for soup that Julie made for dinner.

I am grateful for the small pleasures in my hum drum life. It all suits me fine.

Gratitude

I am grateful for an adventure I went on with Farley and Julie today that took us on errands on the peninsula, and involved a stop for donuts at the Sidney bakery.

I am grateful for a hot tub this evening with my lads.

I am grateful for victory in the form of used tool purchase today.

I am grateful for part 2 of Julie’s family fun night, we BBQ’d steak and then finished off the rest of West Side Story.

Gratitude

I am grateful for time spent painting, buy today it was our bathroom vanity and medicine cabinet. Good as new!

I am grateful for a walk with Farley to school this morning, and another for an errand or two at the mall this afternoon.

I am grateful for Julie’s family fun night. We dined on Indian takeout,and watched the first half of West Side Story. It is great, so far!

Gratitude

I am grateful for a short walk I took this evening. I invited Julie, and she wanted to come, then Farley, and then Cooper wanted to come too, and then we were all out on a night clearer and warmer than the nights were a month ago. It was nice.