7/29/12: I am grateful for the life stories that my clients tell me, full of unexpected detail and flashes of humor.
7/28/12: I am grateful for L.L. Bean’s Perfect Fit Pants. I don’t usually mention commercial products here, but these stretchable, cotton knit pants are so comfortable that I wear them to all my caregiving assignments. And they have deep pockets!
7/27/12: I am grateful for having lunch with my son Edward at Dorset Tea & Coffee in Wellesley, MA, and listening to his stories about hiking and camping in Glacier National Park and the Canadian Rockies this summer.
7/25/12: I am grateful for reading aloud to a client.
7/24/12: I am grateful for the opportunity to brush the cat.
7/23/12: I am grateful for singing with three members of our pastoral choir at the bedside of someone who is dying.