Friday, March 10, 2006

Grateful Friday - Oh, The Goodness!

  • the new toy has arrived! isn't it lovely!
  • this delicious salad recipe...because I'm wanting to cut back on the cheese I think next time I'm going to try substituting the cheese with avocado
  • a delicious vegetarian sandwich and a hot bowl of the most scrumptious tomato basil soup at my new favorite deli, Stein's
  • an afternoon excursion with a beloved friend to some of my favorite gift shops
  • desert under a tree full of blossoms
  • finding out a good friend is expecting a baby
  • discovering a new coffee shop
  • avocado and black beans sprinkled with salsa and wrapped in a whole grain tortilla
  • clementines
  • limiting my cheese intake to one meal a day
  • ordering The Wheepies latest cd
  • juicy sweet strawberries
  • granola with soy milk
  • a four day work week
  • blossom hunting
  • a weekend to experiment with the new toy


Blogger Turquoise CRO said...

I've got to hear these Weepies!!! Thanks for coming to my lil' get together!!! Can't wait to seeeeeeeeeee those pics from your new toy!!! altho your pics now are sweet!

7:18 PM  
Blogger Knit Chick said...

ENJOY your camera. I'm a Canon girl all the way too! Blog lots more pictures!

8:26 PM  
Blogger Deb R said...

The new toy is BeeeeYoooTiFul! Hope you have a great time with it this weekend.

8:54 PM  
Blogger GoGo said...

There are three things that I love about this post.

First, it sounds like you love cheese and it made my cheese loving self chuckle. Good luck on the cut backs!

Second, Avocado's is a good substitute for cheese. I love your list of what you eat.

Third, you are happy in this entry. Just reading it brought joy to my being.

10:07 PM  
Blogger liz elayne said...

so glad you have this new toy! you are going to have so much fun with it!!!
and now we will be singing along to the weepies together. i love this cd. and i play it all the time. all the time.
and now i feel moved to find some strawberries tomorrow.

10:24 PM  
Anonymous Marilyn said...

WOW. Look at that thing! (sigh) Someday...a 'real' camera... ;) Enjoy!

11:16 PM  
Blogger Maggie said...

your week sounds so happy, and i am SO jealous of your new camera! enjoy your weekend, michelle!

1:55 AM  
Blogger Tongue in Cheek Antiques said...

Grateful for the pictures we will soon see!

2:51 AM  
Blogger acumamakiki said...

Hurray! This is a great list and I covet your camera. (=

3:08 AM  
Anonymous wendy said...

nice camera!
and new coffee shops - not just coffe - you got a little music their too!

loved your word post - spinning them around!

4:17 AM  
Blogger Lee said...

That's lovely. It is all to easy to focus on the things that went belly up and to ignore the good. Your writing reminds us that we all have so much to be thankful for, whatever else shitty stuff has happened as well. Thank you.

4:38 AM  
Blogger Trish said...

oohhhweee that's my kind of toy!! I can't wait to see all of the beautifful things you capture with it!
I love your grateful friday list, desert under a tree full of blossoms; this sounds so pieceful and relaxing!

5:21 AM  
Anonymous autum said...

What a happy, yummy list! Your pictures were already wonderful I can't wait to see the beauty you capture with your new toy.

5:25 AM  
Blogger bella said...

Clementines! Yummy!

6:20 AM  
Blogger gkgirl said...

(as jealous as i am...)
i cannot
wait to see
what the weekend
with the new toy

sounds like a great week
and i hope you have a
weekend that

7:06 AM  
Blogger Heather said...

one of my favorite things to do is fining new coffee shops. I LOVE your new camera, how exciting.

8:38 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yeah!!! Oh I can't WAIT to see all of the lovely pictures your going to come up with now.
Have an awesome weekend babe!

8:40 AM  
Blogger Laini Taylor said...

Ooh, how exciting!!! But I feel kind of sad for the old camera that had to take a picture of the new camera -- it's like someone getting laid off their job who has to train their replacement. Hopefully the old camera fill find a good new home. too. Can't wait to see your pictures!

9:44 AM  
Blogger telfair said...

Your list of food made me salivate -- those are all the things I love, too. Avocados being a particular favorite.

Your new camera is gorgeous and I'm sure you'll be putting the rest of us to shame, in short order. Your pictures are always stunning, anyway!

1:53 PM  
Blogger The Cubicle Reverend said...

now that is a cool toy, no wonder you were so excited.

4:43 PM  
Blogger dani said...

love the new camera! i'm jealous! enjoy enjoy!!

6:38 PM  
Blogger --erica said...

so much HOPE in this little post! :)

5:25 PM  
Blogger Mary Stebbins Taitt said...

Cool new toy and GREAT GRATTITUDE LIST! Mary! :-) (IMAGIK)

10:43 AM  

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