If we don't have anything to be grateful for, then what do we have? Here's a list of things we tend to take for granted that we should be grateful for.The last few weeks have been emotionally trying for a lot of people.

I couldn’t help but think that now is a pretty good time to reflect on what we have to be grateful for.

We’ve got Thanksgiving around the corner in the US, and I believe gratitude can help us overcome all the negativity going on right now.

Some might think it’s a trivial exercise in the face of bigger issues at hand, but if we can’t be grateful, what else do we have?

I’ve been through a lot of dark times in my life, but thinking back, I always had things I could be grateful for.

Unfortunately, when you’re going about your day-to-day, you tend to take the simple things for granted. We place more emphasis on the negative than the positive.

It’s time to change that. I hope you’ll join me in thinking about everything you have to be grateful for, despite the odds many of us are facing.

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The reasons I have for being grateful and thankful this Thanksgiving.

Hello everyone! Happy Thanksgiving to my US friends and readers! I’m still in disbelief there are only five days left in November. Being grateful goes hand-in-hand with giving thanks, and there are many things I’m thankful for this year. I like to take Thanksgiving as an opportunity to reflect on all that has happened since this time last year. I hope you’ll all be inspired to take the time to remember what you’re thankful for today. Thankful for the Power of Community I think that…Continue Reading “Being Grateful: Eighty-First Edition (aka Special Thanksgiving Edition)”

The reasons I'm being grateful this week, including my upcoming trip to New York, the beautiful fall weather (yay hoodies!), and friendship with others.

Hello everyone! Is anyone else glad last week is over with? For some reason I had a ton of work pile up and I’m just starting to see the light again… I wish I was actually seeing some sort of light, as it’s been overcast this weekend thanks to a mix of rain and the hurricane. Of course, I’m grateful we didn’t really get anything here, but my parents are currently experiencing a little bit of flooding. Nothing compared to what’s happening in Charleston, thankfully, but…Continue Reading “Being Grateful: Seventy-Fifth Edition”