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Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks
Thank You Lord for … my life; the planet I’m living on; my parents; my children; my family over in Sweden and here in the US; loving friends; music lovers and fans; my health; roof over my head; clothes to wear; food to eat; clean water to drink; hot running water; soap; shampoo; washing machines; roses; trees; loving animals; churches; means of transportation; an income; helpful people; joy; love; happiness; daily teachings; a comfortable bed; music; my voice; my eyes; my ears; my guitars; pens; paper; computers; the internet; pretty blue skies; books; tables; chairs; comfortable couches; roads; trucks; fuel; grocery stores; restaurants; art; flower pots; people specialized in different areas to make our world go around; electricity; light bulbs; trains; boats; the wind; the sun; beautiful scenery …. and last but not least: Thank You for my loving husband.

The list is by no means complete …. every moment brings new realizations of things to be grateful for …

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Fall Colors - Höstfärger

Fall colors

The leaves are almost gone from the trees now. It sure has been a very pretty display. There are more shades of red, yellow and orange here in Tennessee than I ever could have imagined existed. And the colors of the leaves are not the only pretty fall colors here: I can mention squash and pumpkins that come in all tints of nature’s splendor. Even my favorite snack popcorn comes in pretty fall colors. Well, maybe not the popcorn itself, but the corn which is known as “Indian corn”, as it is the original, American native variety of corn. Hope you enjoy the beautiful fall colors as much as I do.

Översättning till Svenska/Translation into Swedish:


Löven är nästan borta från träden nu. Det har varit ett väldigt fint skådespel. Det finns fler nyanser av rött, gult och orange här i Tennessee än jag någonsin hade kunnat föreställa mig. Och färgerna på löven är inte de enda fina höstfärgerna här: Jag kan nämna squash och pumpa som finns i naturens alla magnifika kulörer. Äv…