This year I'm giving thanks for all the beauty in my life. I'm seeing beauty in large and small things, and I'm thankful for every single one of them.
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I'm thankful for the nuclear family I've created for myself. I'm referring of course to Ryan and August (our cat).
I'm thankful that this year my brother married a wonderful woman whom I'm so happy to call my sister-in-law.
I'm thankful for this loving and adorable guy (Ryan's nephew, Owen) and his big brother Niko.
I'm thankful for nourishing food and flavorful herbs and spices like parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme.
I'm thankful for time spent in nature.
But also for the beautiful city I'm lucky enough to call home.
I'm thankful for beautiful Anthropologie window displays.
I'm thankful for peaceful me time spent eating a good dinner with a glass of wine and a book.
I'm thankful for cozy evenings spent around fire pits.
I'm thankful for pretty little surprises like flowers that grow where they fall from cracks in sidewalks below their window box homes.