Second Shot

When life gives you cold coffee, throw some vanilla ice cream into it and enjoy a whole different experience.

I’m grateful for having a freezer that runs off of solar power that I can keep ice cream in, as well as many other staples. I’m grateful for coffee beans from Brazil, roasted and ground in the next town over, and mailed monthly to the box at the top of my driveway, and grateful for all the people along the way from the coffee growers to the mail lady and everyone in between. I’m grateful for help in the garden, and my good dog and cat, and waking up each morning in a cozy bed. I’m especially grateful tonight that I’ll be getting my second Covid vaccine tomorrow morning, and grateful for all the people from start to finish who developed it so fast, tested it (and let it be tested on them), manufactured it, shipped it, stored it, and will operate the vaccine pod tomorrow. If I don’t show up for a few days, chalk it up to a vaccine after-effect, and I’ll be grateful that I’m able to lay low and let it go at whatever pace it takes.

I continue to be grateful for the lovely red tulips with their gorgeous green foliage that brighten every day they bloom in.

One thought on “Second Shot

  1. Such a cheerful little cluster of tulips! Hope your vaccine response is mild and effective. Ice cream in coffee, what a wonderful idea!

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