Life’s Unseen Blessings—Are We Really Thankful?

27 11 2013

Here’s a post from my writing Jedi Master, Kristen Lamb, that completely echoes my Sentiments about the holiday coming up tomorrow. It is one we should keep in our heart daily and all year round.
Thanks for emphasizing this with your usual panache, Kristen!

Kristen Lamb's Blog

I make it a point to begin every day with an attitude of gratitude. I think it is important, especially these days where it seems like every commercial tells us we aren’t thin enough, rich enough, successful enough, happy enough. We always need more “stuff” to be enough.

I wrote a blog ages ago about focusing on success, that we tend to drift where the eyes focus. Race car drivers learn that if you want to cross the finish line, never ever take your eyes off the goal line. Look at the wall and you will hit the wall. I believe everything is that way. If we focus on where we are lacking, we run the danger of being ungrateful for what we have, and that can be an extraordinarily defeating way to live.

Lately, I’ve had a hard reality to face. I’m so busy potty training the toddler…

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