Happy Thanksgiving week! As an expat, I have embraced Thanksgiving as one of my favorite American holidays! The focus is on gratitude, great food and wine, not to mention it is socially acceptable to go for seconds, and thirds and leftovers are all the reason for overcooking! To be honest, I still don’t get the […]

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Since we celebrated the first of November yesterday, I definitely have holidays and decorating on my mind. With everything going on this year, now more than ever I am determined to make this holiday season a festive and fun one. I usually skip over Thanksgiving and go right into Christmas but this time around I […]

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Be ThankfulBe thankful that you don’t already have everything you desire,If you did, what would there be to look forward to?Be thankful when you don’t know somethingFor it gives you the opportunity to learn.Be thankful for the difficult times.During those times you grow.Be thankful for your limitationsBecause they give you opportunities for improvement.Be thankful for […]