Thursday, November 22, 2007

100 Things I am Thankful For

A few weeks ago, I proposed a Thanksgiving Challenge, to list 100 things you're thankful for. I've been working on mine a little at a time since then, and here's what I've come up with. There are plenty of things that aren't noted here that probably should be, but this was never meant to be an exhaustive list.

  1. Salvation
  2. providence
  3. Grumpamoose
  4. Mom
  5. my sister, Mamie
  6. my pets
  7. my home
  8. Friends in Russia
  9. Power FM
  10. Denton Bible Church
  11. Tommy Nelson
  12. American freedoms
  13. those who defend our freedom
  14. small kindnesses
  15. logical reasoning
  16. blind faith
  17. the internet
  18. my laptop
  19. Cinnabon-flavored coffee
  20. Queso
  21. crisp afternoons
  22. my job
  23. NetFlix
  24. GameFly
  25. good books
  26. blog friends
  27. blogger
  28. facebook
  29. computer games
  30. bunny nose wiggles
  31. Wendy's dollar menu
  32. Chick-Fil-A waffle fries
  33. BK Mocha Joes
  34. leftover Halloween candy
  35. warm blankets
  36. Indian Spice tea
  37. frequent flyer miles
  38. thunderstorms
  39. wind
  40. fall color in the trees
  41. quiet time
  42. restaurants
  43. scrapbooking crops
  44. supermarket bouquets
  45. chocolate
  46. movies that make me think
  47. free checking
  48. the dog park in my neighborhood
  49. puppy kisses
  50. scenic views
  51. car trips
  52. sunlight
  53. moonlight
  54. days off
  55. back roads
  56. deliveries
  57. wholesale
  58. used book stores
  59. well-behaved clients (dogs)
  60. disposable flossers
  61. hot running water
  62. fresh baked cookies
  63. grubby little paws
  64. internet forums
  65. writing challenges
  66. funky juice combinations
  67. half-price sales
  68. coupons
  69. freebies
  70. instant oatmeal
  71. rechargeable batteries
  72. energy-saving light bulbs
  73. clouds
  74. vinyl fencing
  75. unexpected wildlife encounters
  76. StumbleUpon
  77. Swiffer
  78. pocket change
  79. free parking
  80. drive-thrus
  81. family-run businesses
  82. fleece
  83. pajamas
  84. slippers
  85. free trials
  86. Braum's milk
  87. ice cream
  88. LOL Cats
  89. silly emoticons
  90. perspective
  91. day dreams
  92. hot showers
  93. laminate flooring
  94. family gatherings
  95. extended weekends
  96. new shoes!
  97. hearing from old friends
  98. phone calls/letters/email from afar
  99. sleeping in
  100. seasonally appropriate weather
So what's your list? It's not too late! If you'd like to post a list of things you're thankful for, just leave me a comment and I'll be sure to link to it here. Here are some of the other lists:

3 comments:

jan said...

I love these. Except for new shoes I am thankful for all of these.

Bun-Girl said...

That one probably requires some clarification. My old ones were worn out and I'm on my feet all day, so the hubby bought me a new pair, so my feet don't hurt so much. :)

gordman said...

hey I came over to read your 100 items, I have a similar list on my blog too.

But I can't read a word due to the background!

I am at spaces.msn.com/gordmaninthemoon

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