1. my brother is home from the hospital
2. his wife has taken a new job
3. summer programs are gathering steam
4. my child is not always the unrepentant knob he sometimes appears to be
5, I am going to do something fun tomorrow
6. (that is, it will be fun if the little knob cooperates, which I would imagine that he will)
7. i took a day off this week
8. i made 2 really delicious things for dinner tonight.
9. i have read 42 of the 100 books on that list on facebook, so i'm perhaps my expensive education was not a complete loss
10. Jesus loves me, this I know.