This December I'm participating in An Advent of Gratitude to help remind me of the gifts I already have, what I often take for granted, and what I can and should be grateful for.
Today, the challenge said "If you have never experienced having your electricity or heat shut off due to inability to pay the bill, pay $5." I was overjoyed to be able to add that sum to my total.
The request was very timely:
Because Hubby Tony and I are fortunate to be able to afford to pay the utility bills the house was warm and the lights were on. Life is good.
Five years ago today: Lights!