# Sunday, August 1, 2021

8/1
Today I am grateful for:
-seeing The Smithereens with Marshall Crenshaw in concert last night
-my longest bike ride of the year
-lunch with the Lincoln Park Ski Club
-a visit from Nick yesterday

7/31
Today I am grateful to celebrate Shabbat with friends last night.

7/30
Today I am grateful to see Raul Malo in concert last night.

7/29
Today I am grateful to deliver a conference presentation for the first time in almost 2 years.

7/28
Today I am grateful to deliver a conference presentation for the first time in almost 2 years.

7/27
Today I am grateful for a visit from Pat this week.

7/26
Today I am grateful to unexpectedly coming upon a street fair in Wicker Park yesterday

7/25
Today I am grateful for my first visit to Annapolis in almost 10 years.

7/24
Today I am grateful:
-to attend my uncle's burial yesterday
-to spend yesterday dining and talking with my siblings and cousins

7/23
Today I am grateful to celebrate the life of Uncle Jerry yesterday with our family.

7/22
Today I am grateful for an upgrade to First Class on my flight last night.

7/21
Today I am grateful that my boys got to see an exciting NBA Finals game in person last night!

7/20
Today I am grateful for a very good Turkish dinner last night with Tim

7/18
Today I am grateful to see the play "Tally's Folly" in Glenview yesterday - my first play in well over a year.

7/17
Today I am grateful for all the beautiful murals in Pilsen.

7/16
Today I am grateful to those who appreciate what I do and say so out loud.

7/15
Today I am grateful for a new wallet.

7/14
Today I am grateful for a Zoom call with high school classmates last night to discuss our upcoming reunion.

7/13
Today I am grateful to co-workers who take the time to answer my questions.

7/12
Today I am grateful for a new pair of eyeglasses

7/11
Today I am grateful for a new rear tire donated and installed yesterday by the local bike shop.

7/10
Today I am grateful for my new Global Entry card.

7/9
Today I am grateful for an unexpected bonus yesterday.

7/8
Today I am grateful for a new bathroom sink.

7/7
Today I am grateful for the company of Zoe the dog this week.

7/6
Today I am grateful for my first visit to Navy Pier in years.

7/5
Today I am grateful to watch fireworks across the city from my balcony last night.

Sunday, August 1, 2021 2:55:25 PM (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)