Here's my list- I am grateful for:
1. Being a new mommy and all of the trials, tribulations and joys that come with it. 2. Living in a place where it's like paradise in the winter. 3. Having creative talent and being able to express it in many forms. 4. My wonderful friends who are there for me whenever I need them. 5. My husband who, even though he sometimes drives me crazy, completely loves me. And I him. 6. Being able to sit and type out this list. 7. Being a stepmom to 2 boys who I get the privilege to watch grow. 8. My wonderful family and all of the characters we are. 9. Other new mom friends who share the journey with me. 10. My yoga practice and how much it helps me to relax and breathe and open to the present moment. 11. Living in a beautiful house that I had the opportunity to remodel with all of my own choices. 12. Living in a country where I have so many freedoms. 13. Having a studio where I get to play and create and dream. 14. My sweet kitty who taught me how to love animals. 15. My car- it carries lots of stuff and takes me lots of places! ( I lived without a car for 10 years and didn't miss it, but now I need one.) 16. Having a blog and a website where I can share my art. 17. Learning about natural eating and living and how it has impacted my life. 18. Knowing that my attitude makes a huge difference in how my day goes. 19. Putting the above into practice as often as possible. 20. I'm thankful that there is such a thing as the arts- music, dance, theatre, visual, all of which make life so much better. 21. Radio shows. 22. Good TV. 23. KCRW radio 24. the internet! (remember before the internet?) 25. my awesome phone and all of the amazing technology on it- actually just technology in general. 26. Seeing beauty in everything. 27. My healthy body and mind and spirit- 28. The fact that the landscaping in our yard is pretty much done- and we did it ourselves! 29. The angels who look after me everyday. 30. Being connected to a higher power and trusting the path I am led.