Rose or Dung Coloured Glasses?

Do I wear clear, rose or dung coloured eye glasses when I look around at the world, other people and myself? I can be full of self-pity over my circumstances or I can take a step back and take stock of all that is right in my world, all that I can be grateful for. The effect is almost like waving a magic wand because my feelings can change  from morose to joyful when I can be thankful for the fact that I am alive, I can see and hear and walk....more

Gratitude Project 2013 – Day 14 – Grateful for Teachers

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Gratitude Project 2013 - Day 12 - Grateful for Friends

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Gratitude Project 2013 - Day 11 - Be Grateful for the Gift of Today

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Gratitude Project 2013 - Day 10 - Grateful for Our Veterans

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Gratitude Project 2013 – Day 9 – Grateful for My Husband

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Gratitude Project 2013 – Day 8 – Be Grateful for Children

Gratitude Project 2013 - Day 8 of 30Gratitude Thought for the DayI have officially been a mother for over half of my life. 21 years ago this past Tuesday, my first daughter was born....more

Gratitude Project 2013 – Day 4 – Be Grateful for Hardships

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Gratitude Project 2013 – Day 2 of 30

Gratitude Thought for the DayOne of the things that I love about living in a rural area is that we get to live in and with nature. When we lived in the city it was possible to find it… but we had to work at it. Even in the city, though, we can bring the beauty of nature into our homes with plants, potted herbs and vegetables…...more