- My friend Laura! Today is her birthday.
- Mica feeding me french toast this morning. I gave up feeling tense and annoyed by the mess and experienced a moment of pure joy as Mica held a mushy piece of french toast toward my mouth.
- Lights! Electricity! Lights! (We just bought a bunch of new lamps and have brightened our outlook considerably.)
- Orlando's sense of humor.
- the Daily Groove.
Orlando is grateful for...
- being upstairs with Papa.
- our peaceful, new, new home.