Thursday, June 29, 2006

150 reasons to be thankful

I read a blog this morning which listed 150 reasons to be thankful. Everyone has at least 150, so here we go with mine, in no particular order of importance.

  1. My children
  2. Sunshine
  3. The scent of roses
  4. My hands
  5. Friendship
  6. Music
  7. Laughter
  8. Hugs
  9. The babes
  10. Mountains
  11. Engelberg
  12. My sister and brother in law
  13. My parents
  14. Family
  15. The ability to read
  16. Eyesight
  17. Coffee
  18. Cheesecake
  19. Mobile phones
  20. Email and the internet
  21. Housegroup
  22. Aeroplanes
  23. Sewing machines
  24. Gardens
  25. Having enough
  26. Being warm
  27. Being able to breathe easily
  28. Cars, especially ones that go
  29. Dancing
  30. Knowing I can call people at 3 in the morning
  31. CSI
  32. Trusting
  33. Hearing
  34. Water coming out of the tap
  35. Bookshops
  36. Podington
  37. The sea
  38. Rock pools
  39. Children having fun
  40. Walking in the early morning at Hardwater Crossing
  41. Saints rugby
  42. Wimbeldon
  43. Roger Federer
  44. Memories
  45. Guavas
  46. Appletiser
  47. Summer BBQs
  48. Spring flowers
  49. Peter and Glynis
  50. Linds
  51. Jackie and Simon
  52. Louise and James
  53. Jean
  54. Ros and Martyn
  55. Nicky and Bob
  56. Andrew and Annette
  57. Jackie
  58. Liz and Jon
  59. Jane
  60. Cheryl and Robin
  61. Cathy
  62. Highlights
  63. Quilts
  64. Creativity
  65. Dreams
  66. Evening sun
  67. Spring Harvest
  68. Rick Warren
  69. Walking on the beach
  70. Walking in the forests on the alps
  71. Switzerland
  72. The Bible
  73. Shared Lunches
  74. Sunday Supp
  75. Earls Barton
  76. Having a home
  77. Lynda and Des
  78. Pammi
  79. The NHS
  80. Christmas decorations
  81. Pasta
  82. Butternut soup
  83. Scones at Jean
  84. Singing
  85. Hope
  86. Wine
  87. Hot baths
  88. Messenger
  89. UCT
  90. Listening to the birds in the early hours
  91. Shoes
  92. Scrollsaws
  93. Bookclub
  94. Old photos
  95. Childhood memories
  96. Blogs
  97. Surprises
  98. Parties
  99. Faith
  100. Anita
  101. Bill Cosby
  102. Trees
  103. Guitars
  104. Walking in the snow
  105. Heart shaped pebbles
  106. Being made welcome
  107. Loving, and being loved
  108. Unexpected messages or calls
  109. Digital cameras
  110. Open fires
  111. Port
  112. Misty Bobby Bailey and Naxos
  113. Doctors
  114. Rustenburg
  115. Calamari at the Waterfront
  116. Wanting to learn new things
  117. Being a Jura crone
  118. Encouragement
  119. Tessa
  120. Being able to help
  121. Believing
  122. Lindt chocolate
  123. Autumn leaves
  124. Opportunites
  125. Road maps
  126. Painting parties
  127. Geoff
  128. Electricity
  129. Lift clubs
  130. Waitrose
  131. Coffee shops
  132. Honesty
  133. Being able to see my children grow into great adults
  134. Late night chats with my sister
  135. The smell of baking
  136. Freedom
  137. Debating
  138. My mind
  139. Eurovision at the Elvins
  140. Lessons learned
  141. Lazy mornings
  142. Beyond Paradise perfume
  143. The little red train
  144. Eating out at the Boden
  145. Margaret and Derek
  146. Knowing God loves me
  147. Reading glasses
  148. Friends dropping in unexpectedly
  149. Having time
  150. Getting answers to messages

2 comments:

Oberon said...

........cheesecake!

thebluefish said...

yay!