Thursday, August 17, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 17th- A few of my favorite things...
~Costumed characters and crafts to pass the time
~A flock of "Winged Monkeys" flying overhead on cue
~Watching a familiar favorite on the big screen at the Everson Museum of Art








Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 16th- A few of my favorite things...
~Going to a restaurant you went to as a child (although it had a different name back then) with my eldest
~Trying a new kind of dark chocolate...a surprise from my eldest
~Sharing a favorite old TV series and laughs with my eldest



Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 15th- A few of my favorite things...
~An evening at the Syracuse Chief's game... where some girlies got to hold the finish line for the mascot race and...
~Where new uses for mitts are discovered when you are not catching foul balls...
~And where the mascots have a cool hats...and you caught and got one too





Monday, August 14, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 14th- A few of my favorite things...
~Chatting with my eldest over a cup of coffee she didn't have to make
~Stopping by a famous local bakery for the first time ever
~Finding Harrison Bakery half-moon cookies are the delicious treat everyone says they are 







Sunday, August 13, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 13th- A few of my favorite things...
~Combining an old amphitheatre with an even older play
~Adding a kiddo play area and great actors
~To make a memorable afternoon at Thornden Park








Saturday, August 12, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 12th- A few of my favorite things...
~Cold drinks to keep a fisherman and his fishergirlies cool on a warm summer afternoon
~Having fun even if you only catch a vegetarian meal for dinner 
~The shadow of a focused angler





Friday, August 11, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 11th- A few of my favorite things...
~A ginormous banana split...called a "Pig's Trough"...
~Shared by Grandma and 3 girlies...
~And one who has a single serving of chocolate like Mommy
***Disclaimer: In spite of their best efforts 3/4 of this was taken home to enjoy later



Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 10th- A few of my favorite things...
~Black-eyed susans basking in the sunshine
~The scent of phlox filling the air
~Finding a cicada getting ready to hatch and watching him slowly, very methodically climb up the tree






Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Habit of Thankfulness: A Few of My Favorite Things

Aug 9th- A few of my favorite things...
~Watching the color choices...
~Along with paintbrushes and stamps
~Bring out the personality of each artist on an ordinary white shirt...and a matching bag for one