In Greece we do not celebrate Thanksgiving. However, in view of the approaching Christmas Holidays and since this will be my last post for the year, I decided to reflect on the year that passed and write a list of what I’m most thankful for.
♥ WHAT I’M THANKFUL FOR, THIS YEAR…
*The good health of my family’s, friend’s and myself
*My family, for being my biggest cheerleaders and for helping me become who I am
*My sister, for being my partner in crime, my best friend and my guardian angel
*My friends who love me in spite of my shortcomings
*My home, for being my safe haven.
*My girlies from college who despite the fact that I don’t see them often, I adore them, since the day I first met them at City University
*My business, for giving me the opportunity to do something I LOVE every day and realizing how rare this is nowadays
*My team, for working on making my dream a reality
*My clients, who give me an opportunity to be part of their lives, their families and happiest moments
*My closest friends in the industry, who guide me and motivate me to grow
*Being fortunate enough to be able to travel across the world, and get transported away from reality
*Spending my summer traveling for work and seeing some of the most beautiful places of my country
*Surfing, that gives me a sense of serenity and freedom
*A good coffee, for there is no better way to start my day
*Great food for being one on the greatest pleasures in life
*My love for baking for allowing me to transform simple ingredients to magic
*Friday drinks with best friends, who have made my Fridays in the past 2 years, the best day in the week
*Pinterest that allows me to get inspired by the creativity of others
*My beautiful journal for keeping me organized and for hosting my most precious thoughts, experiences and memories
*Christmas for being my favorite time of the year
*Spending every New Years day since I was a child unwrapping surprise gifts with my family
*My country’s sunshine, for being the reason I never regretted moving back home
*My country, for being the most beautiful place on earth, for being one of the reasons I have a job, for feeling grateful I was born here
*People’s smiles, that brighten up my days when I least expect it.
*For making mistakes that help me become better
*For Laughter, for serenading my life with joy
*For all kinds of love that let us feel what it means to truly be alive
*For Daring, dreaming, and failing. And getting up again.
*For Hope that gives me strength to believe in my day dreams
I am thankful for the good times and the bad of the year that is about to pass and hopeful for the adventures that are yet to come.
I wish you all Peace, Joy, Hope and Happiness during this Holiday Season and throughout the New Year.