1. The white daisies shine neon-bright on these gray days.
2. Our trees show visible growth! I am encouraged that one day we will have shade.
3. My girls phone me with questions like, "What kind of hamburger would you buy for...?" or, "The store doesn't carry sherry vinegar, what should I use...?" My thoughts are that I'm glad to be needed even in the simplest way, I guess I'm an expert of sorts, and what did we do before cell phones?
4. I realize that my daughters do many things better than me.