This morning while driving into the office, my thoughts drifted and the road became my checklist as I started sorting through my agenda-for-the-day in my mind.
I was pumped and ready to face the 'To-Do' list with stamina when I was jolted by a row of vibrant red bushes in front of a home I was passing.
I turned my gaze to the startling beauty surrounding me and realized that my drive had been so consumed with my thoughts of things I needed to accomplish when I arrived AT the office that I completely forgot to be present and enjoy the moments on my way TO the office.
I wonder how often I miss the 'Now'...
As I pause for a moment to write this blog, I am reminded that -
during this season of Thanksgiving, and always, I have the choice to grasp the golden fibers of gratitude and drape them generously wherever the journey might lead...
*Photo taken of the beautiful Carlise, PA sky