Monthly Archives: September 2013

Lessons in Gratitude Day 809

Last night when I wrote this blog I confessed to having been a bit out of sorts by the close of the day. While it improved only slightly before I went to bed, I¬†was at least able to pinpoint one … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 808

Tonight I am grateful for simple things: a good, long visit with my oldest sister, a quick check in with my next oldest sister and a phone call with my younger sister. I reckon it was check in with sisters … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 807

Tonight would be one for gratitude to take a vacation, but of course as I’ve mentioned many times before, gratitude doesn’t take a vacation. My son called me this evening to let me know that he’s been “trying the whole … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 806

TGIF for real. This has been one of those weeks that have felt like two. I can’t really account for why that is, but it is so. This has been a week filled with meetings, last minute requests, mind draining … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 805

I am so grateful tonight for inspiration that comes upon me so many times over the course of a day. Some days I run myself so ragged that it feels like I don’t have time to experience a single coherent … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 804

Tonight is one of those nights when I am remarkably tired. I felt at times today like I was in nonstop meetings–in fact the whole week has felt like that, and I’m not sure I can keep up the pace … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 803

Sometimes it’s hard to figure out what to be grateful for, or perhaps what I mean is that it’s hard to settle on one thing and then determine what to say about it. Finding things that I’m grateful for has … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 802

Tonight is a good one for simple gratitude. It has been a long day: I was up and out early assisting with a charity golf tournament supporting scholarships for students in one of the programs offered through my office at … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 801

A funny thing happened on the way to my concluding the daily writing of this blog: I didn’t stop. There will invariably still be days when I don’t feel like writing and others when I will be fully inspired to … Continue reading

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Lessons in Gratitude Day 800

800 Days of Gratitude That’s a lot of gratitude. Earlier today I was reflecting on this, turning over in my head what I might write about on this 800th day. I am proud to have sustained this gratitude practice over … Continue reading

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