Charlene Harven has faithfully kept a “thankfulness journal” for the last two years. Inside, she’ll scribble notes about the little things that remind her to be grateful.
As a Red Cross volunteer who often meets a person right after the worst day of their life, she says it’s easy to find reasons to count her blessings.
When the Randallstown resident boarded a plane heading to fire-ravaged California last week, she tucked that journal into her luggage. She knew she wanted to keep it close.
On Thursday, Harven celebrated Thanksgiving in a Red Cross shelter in Chico, Calif. She ate turkey and stuffing alongside people...