As the Thanksgiving holiday draws near, we can benefit from a bit of reflection. As members of the editorial team for, we have many reasons to be thankful for the privilege of acting as the stewards of this community hub. We are foremost thankful to our contributors for their thoughtful and useful insights and experiences and are also thankful for the community that appreciates and promotes the site. We express our thanksgiving for being able to serve the computational science and engineering (CSE) community towards improving scientific software, by highlighting some of our experiences in the field and on the editorial board.