10 Things We’re Thankful For This Thanksgiving

thankfulHappy Thanksgiving Week! I’m sure everyone is thinking about the many things they are thankful for this holiday season. Many of those lists include the typical: friends, family, health. But what about the little things we’re thankful for on a daily basis? The things that get us from point A to point B in our lives but are so often overlooked. We’ve each put together our list of things we are thankful for that help get us through the day-to-day…

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Have a thoughtful week.


I feel like Thanksgiving is not just about being thankful for all the good in life, but perhaps about being a little more thoughtful. In theory these two ideas of thought should be practiced all year round, but using the holidays, especially Thanksgiving, is a great time to put oneself in check  by revamping your acts thankfulness and thoughtfulness. Think about it: your thoughtful ending may make for someone’s thankful beginning. Continue reading

Spend a Day in Cary


7 years ago when my husband and I moved to North Carolina we had started to hunt for a house immediataly. A colleague had once asked me, “So where are you looking?” I shared that we’d started looking in Cary because we feared Raleigh would be too expensive. My colleague said, “Figures.” I later found out that people in the area know Cary to be the Concentrated Area for Relocated Yankees. Figures. Continue reading