Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving

Posted in Pursuit of Happiness tagged , , , at 8:24 pm by Elaine Petrowski

What are you grateful for?

for the thanksgiving table

on our Thanksgiving table

Here’s a fun way to wile away a few minutes just before drifting off to sleep the night before Thanksgiving, or any other night, for that matter. Try coming up with an alphabetical list of things you are grateful for.

Don’t think too hard. Just mentally stroll through the alphabet and write down the first thing, or things, that pop into your head.

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Thursday, November 20, 2008

Who Took Thanksgiving Off the Table?

Posted in Pursuit of Happiness tagged , , , , , at 7:58 pm by Elaine Petrowski

Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights

Is it my imagination, or are we rushing the Christmas thing just a bit more than usual this year?

I first noticed it the day before Halloween, when I visited a local nursery to find some pumpkins and gourds… and they were gone. Everyone who was working there was too busy to stop and ask me what I was searching for. They were all unpacking cartons and decorating Christmas trees …. on October 30.

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