Category Archives: gratitude

Some Contentment to Begin 2012

                                                                                               I see that I haven’t shared anything that has been going on here since October.  We’ve spent that time, mostly, immersed in the process of letting what we understood with our minds move into an understanding of the … Continue reading

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A Blessed Easter – Canticle from Daniel

  Most high praise to our God on this blessed Easter day!  To praise Him, a brief selection from the book of Daniel, verses 74-81: Let the earth bless the Lord, Praise and exalt him above all forever. Mountains and … Continue reading

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To Know And Be Known

I’m part of a group of women, eight or nine of us, now retired, who used to teach at a Catholic girls’ secondary school run by the Sisters of St. Ann.  We know each other pretty well, in that way that only … Continue reading

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A Thousand Gifts #5

  A very busy day today, but I have this little bit of time to give thanks for gifts 30 – 40: the sweetness of a kind and thoughtful daughter, always forgiving the jolt of caffeine that got me through … Continue reading

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One Thousand Gifts #4

                     In the week just past, I found myself prone to anxieties about how several projects would work out.  I fussed and fumed as though success depended solely on me.  Occasionally, I remembered that there was Someone on whom I could depend, … Continue reading

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One Thousand Gifts #3

Yesterday Ricardo and I celebrated our forty-sixth anniversary.  It sounds like a very long time, but it seems as though the years have flown by.  There have been difficult times, especially when the kids were small and money was tight, … Continue reading

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One Thousand Gifts, #2

I see on the weather map that we are in the midst of a high-pressure area, likely to continue for another day.  We’ve been having gorgeous sunlight for a few days now, and the light floods into the living room … Continue reading

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