The Make-a-Wish Foundation. They are sending one of my former students on a chopper ride through the Grand Canyon next week and sending one of my current students to Disney World as well.
The young man who took the photo of the little African-American girl staring up at the new portrait of Michelle Obama hanging in the National Portrait Gallery. Mrs. Obama predicted that the portrait would have an impact on little girls of color who would see it in years to come, but it only took a matter of weeks before we saw photographic evidence of this truth in the sweet photo of an awestruck two-year-old.
My Shark robotic vacuum which has made my life easier and house cleaner.
Young people, those who make my life better because I know them as well as those who I don't know, but I see attempting to make all our lives better.
The opportunity to serve as mentor to a young man at church as he goes through Confirmation classes.
The chance to do the same for both of his brothers who came before him.
The opportunity to make the bouquets for the wedding of a young lady I love.
And the simple truth that
even into a bleak and dreary world the Spring returns