12 Jun '11, 6pm

Gratefully Alive: “We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasur...

Gratefully Alive: “We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasur...

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” ~Thornton Wilder I am back to keeping a gratitude journal and happy to report that it is easier than ever to generate a long list from a life that is full of moments to cherish. It is in fact the simplest of things that truly make us happy and most of them I realize over and over again exist within the context of the relationships that define our life. I spent over a decade of my life raising babies and small children. Those days were often exhausting with four babies, toddlers and preschoolers all needing something at almost the same moment. Early childhood is a celebration of wonder, a feast of frustration mixed with and the occasional opportunity to save your child’s life. It is an intense time of connection, dependency and physical intimacy that involves training every bo...

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