This Year, What Are You Thankful For?

As Thanksgiving approaches, we want to know what you're thankful for. We may include your response in an article on NYTimes.com. Finish this sentence: "This year, I am thankful for ________________."
  1. The very timing of Thanksgiving.
    I read that the holiday was formalized during the Civil War, for the sake of national unity. Couldn't ask for a better time for this to roll around again.
    Suggested by   @bjnovak
  2. The health of my children.
    Suggested by   @hillary79
  3. The people in my life and the beauty of Earth
    Suggested by   @bnr0723
  4. Family.
    That was the answer we got from several of our editors.
  5. Tangible goals.
    I'd go crazy if there weren't certain ways to measure progress and success — 2016 has been about learning to self impose goals.
    Suggested by   @Nicholas
  6. Canada
    Suggested by   @Boogie
  7. Term limits
    Suggested by   @jeremysomething
  8. The opportunity to meet good people through unexpected channels
    Like li.st.
    Suggested by   @Jaycer17
  9. It's almost over
    Suggested by   @Lisa_Fav
  10. Antidepressants.
    Suggested by   @jeremysomething
  11. Wine
    @jeremysomething we should cohost a party; it would be so fun !
    Suggested by   @Lisa_Fav
  12. My healthy functioning brain.
    Suggested by   @PioneerGirl9
  13. Factual News
    Because it's hard to find the truth these days
    Suggested by   @abeniw
  14. Being Employed
    I have a great job and enjoy what I do. It allows me to pay bills, spend on my children, and save for the future. So thankful!
    Suggested by   @GavMaLav