One thing the past year has taught us is that the simple things in life should not be taken for granted. They are indeed a blessing. Time is a major factor in everything that we do yet it is so simple. Just being able to see and hug your loved ones, being able to take a walk outside or blowing out your candles on your birthday cake. All of these and more was taken away in the blink of an eye. Simple Things Are A Blessing My Friends. Let’s not take anything for granted.