Encouraging Word of the Day
Grateful- feeling or showing an appreciation of kindness; thankful.
Moving through your life, from task to task, work time to free time, one of the most important thoughts to keep in your consciousness is to be grateful for all of the things in life that you experience every day. Being grateful is an attitude that increases your positive energy, makes you more efficient and is the doorway of abundance. In every situation, there is a choice of attitude. One can decide to be angry, disillusioned, bitter or worried. Or a mind can be appreciative, grateful, accepting and joyous. In each moment the choice of gratitude exists and I encourage you to be grateful in your thoughts, words, and actions today. Read more... (697 words, 5 images, estimated 2:47 mins reading time)
One of the simple things in life that we all know we should do is practice gratitude for the things we have in our lives that bring happiness.
It is easy to look at the struggles and challenges of life and forget to see all of the things that make each day a positive experience. One of the best practices is to set aside a time of day to look at the past day and decide what it is that you are grateful for. Read more... (671 words, 5 images, estimated 2:41 mins reading time)
Once I looked at life and only wanted the good things in my experience. I think everyone would feel the same way, no sadness, no loss or grief, just happy things that are easy to deal with, yet we all know that life is not going to come as easily as that. We all must go through some difficult times and I think that is OK because you will never appreciate the good in life unless there is the opposite aspect to compare it to. There is always a flip side. Read more... (1070 words, 10 images, estimated 4:17 mins reading time)