Thank you Earth, for everything you bring forth. Thank you to the Hand, which gave us this earth, God, the Creator. Thank you that the foods that the earth brings forth are not only delicious, but BEAUTIFUL, and furthermore, not only do they please the eye, but they truly gladden the heart, and nurture the soul, both body and spirit. Thank you that I am blessed enough to be able to have all these foods, an abundant variety. Thank you that each climate and season brings forth it’s unique gifts. Thank you that the plants very own protection against diseases in it’s sphere, also protects us against many of the ills and ailments of our sphere of existance. Thank you that we can enjoy eating, not only the fruits of plants, but roots, leaves, stalks, flower heads, and seeds. Thank you for the amazing cycle of life which we remember every time we see a seed in a fruit. Thank you for the connection to the earth that eating of these things gives us. Thank you for the health, vitality, energy and improvement in physical wellbeing they also give us. Thank you for the very act of thanksgiving, which totally transforms our day, and gives us perspective, and a grateful and joyful heart.