By Gratitude Girl Carolyn It rained here for about a month. Until yesterday. And today the sun has come up with a brilliance rarely seen. We weathered (literally) 6.5 inches of rain in a three-day period last week. The creek overflowed its boundaries, creeping ever more closely to the house. Every day, it was the … More The Sun is Shining
By: Gratitude Girl Carolyn Happy Thanks-Giving Day. This morning I am sending out my most heartfelt appreciation for this life. In the midst of what may seem like chaos, I feel ever grateful. In the midst of what may seem like economic woes, I remain ever optimistic. In the midst of what may seem like … More Happy Thanks-Giving
by Gratitude Girl Carolyn “MAYBE” There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors came to visit. “Such bad luck,” they said sympathetically. “Maybe,” the farmer replied. The next morning the horse returned, bringing with … More “MAYBE” A Zen Lesson on Gratitude
by Gratitude Girl Robin Kirby So I will begin……I am so profoundly touched on a daily basis by this wonderful community of gratitude that has arisen for our “30 Days of Gratitude” project. Each morning as I read through materials in search of a juicy quote to post on our Facebook fan page, I steep … More Not just another Gratur-day
A gratefulness practice while you are at the dentist? Read how Carolyn’s visit to the dentist sparked a big gratitude fest! … More MY Dentist Rocks (Mostly)
by Gratitude Girl Robin Kirby My friend NW used to say “If you don’t take care of your body, where will you live?” I have not taken care of my body very well over the years, often abusing it with food and with lack of exercise, so I have decided to change this area of … More “If you don’t take care of your body, where will you live?”
From: Gratitude Girl Carolyn “Breathe. Give Thanks. Repeat.” I woke up this morning knowing that it is my turn to post on the blog. I love this! I also woke up this morning obsessed with an idea about being overweight. About me being overweight! I figure I have to talk about being grateful, and … More Grateful for “Everything”?