Ten Good Things - Because I don't always have something elaborate to say.
1. My daughter putting herself to sleep.
2. The little crock pot with removable crock that gives me incentive to work ahead.
3. "Go Green" postal stamp designs.
4. Large copper frog sculptures - playing a fiddle on a bench, flashing a peace sign, hanging out. Made by multi-media artist Beau Smith, and featured on his Beautiful Frog Blog and on random sidewalks near you.
5. Extra garlic in winter soups.
6. Public libraries. Also: accessing my account online.
7. Book Mind Set: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck. See also. Another reason we are avoiding praising our daughter (too much).
8. Shaggy dog stories ending in terrible puns. I caught my FIL on tape enacting one just last week.
9. Jazzy or offbeat Christmas songs popping up on the radio.
10. Kale! Steamed with olive oil, sautéed in stirfrys, added to stews or lentils or...