the freedom to be thankful and express my gratitude. God's love. family. turkey. reflecting on the numerous blessings from God. laughing at all the black friday craziness, remembering how we used to be the craziest of them all. g-ma's mac & cheese. family traditions. cooking with mama. football. chocolate pie. afternoon naps. putting up the christmas tree. leftover turkey sammich melts. the macy's day parade. playing card games. hanging out with my cousins. walks with mama to work off all that turkey and pie. laughter. listening to music while we cook and bake. new traditions. love. food to eat. a roof over my head. freedom. faith. reminders that i am blessed beyond belief.