Tag Archives: Gratefulness

A Thanksgiving Poem

On Thanksgiving, I visited my in-laws’ home with Hubby. I wore makeup, blue jeans and a sweater, I drove the car part of the way, I didn’t have to cover my head, and several of the MEN in the family served … Continue reading

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An Apology; or, Thoughts About Work

At work on Friday, I found myself in a situation where a co-worker who I don’t know very well sent me an email telling me, in effect, that I’m a stupid idiot and had made a mistake on a job.  And he … Continue reading

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Today’s Thought

If the only prayer you say in your life is “thank you,” that would suffice.  —Meister Eckhart

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Overthinking It

I might have gotten a little off track with my blog entry yesterday. I looked at it this morning and thought it really seemed bitter. I sound like an unpleasant person. I didn’t do that on purpose. In fact, usually … Continue reading

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My Dilbertesque Job

This is the story of my job, at least through the 7th segment. “In time, doing nothing became its own sort of challenge.” I love it! I do value our organization and my tiny, unimportant role in it. I’m grateful … Continue reading

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The Friend with OCD

What can you do to help someone with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), but who thinks that both therapy and pills are taboo and a cause of shame? My husband has a female co-worker who appears normal when you first meet her. … Continue reading

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An Exciting Day

Yesterday when I got home, there was a letter in the mail for me informing me that I have been selected to serve as a juror in District court for a 3-month term beginning October. I know most people groan … Continue reading

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