these are the things i miss about home and will never take for granted again.  this is a list to remind myself in the future to enjoy every day… my rose-colored glasses.  i’m going to continue adding to this list indefinitely.

  • spring afternoons
  • dinner with friends
  • the sound of birds chirping
  • access to family at a reasonable cost and time
  • american freedoms
  • the fda
  • common sense
  • grass, flowers, and trees
  • thunderstorms
  • a consistent electrical plug
  • dishwashers
  • large washers and dryers
  • american drivers
  • electrical sockets in the bathroom
  • quiet
  • large product selections at a reasonable cost
  • fast internet & common wi-fi
  • affordable starbucks
  • people who understand the concept of a line
  • fireplaces & firepits – and the need for them
  • sweaters
  • ice from restaurants
  • chick-fil-a
  • rep presentations