I grew up in the 80’s. Who remembers it? The time of big hair, Swatch watches, Valley Girl, neon colors…..and the original Karate Kid. Daniel Larusso, Mr. Miyagi, waxing the cars and painting the fence. And focus. “Look eye. Always look eye!” Mr. Miyagi would say that over and over to Daniel. “Focus Daniel-san.” “Always look eye.”
We even saw giants there, the descendants of Anak. Next to them we…
Mikel took my daughter Christmas shopping for me when she was 3 years old and made sure to tell her it was a secret. But she immediately came in and told me, “I have a secret! We got you panths. And red sthlipperths too!” She didn’t quite get the concept of keeping a secret!
I lost about 60 pounds four years ago, and I’ve done a pretty good job keeping it off. But alas, I am now about 5 pounds away from comfortable. My clothes are fitting a lot tighter these days. It could be from ALL that food yesterday….but I blame the .50 cent cones at McDonald’s this summer.
From my family to yours, I wanted to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. May your day be blessed with people you love, delicious food, laughter and memories, and most of all, more of an awareness of His presence…..the only thing that truly satisfies.