Little Things for Which I am Thankful

My cute valentine this year, Sebastian. :-)
My cute valentine this year, Sebastian. 🙂

Ah, yes, Valentine’s Day. I have to say, it didn’t bother me as much as this year as it has in the past when I was single. I realize it’s just one of those holidays created to make a lot of money for a lot of people. Even when I was married, we didn’t make a big deal out of it – we preferred to celebrate the anniversary of our first date instead (Feb. 12th) and we would usually just get each other our favorite drug store candy on Valentine’s Day. We didn’t see a need to spend a lot of money to say “I love you” when we knew we already did. Same thing last year when I had a boyfriend – he was overseas at the time. We always made sure to say something to the other person whenever we talked, be it online or on the phone. We didn’t need a special day to do that.

So anyway…I digress but here are my thoughts from the past week!  Sorry I am a bit late getting this post out – I started writing it last night and fell asleep – it’s been a long, busy week. Read more