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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 549

Today I am grateful that we had the opportunity to have all the grand kids over. We had a little pool party for Lenayah's birthday. I was in the pool over 4 hours. I am grateful I didn't get to fried because I remembered to put some sunscreen on first. I had fun splashing and… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 549

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 548

Today I am grateful for some quiet time to read and ponder my scriptures. Today I am grateful for some good, hopeful news. Today I am grateful my truck is back. Today I am grateful for my new toy... a power washer... and how awesome my porch looks! Today I am grateful for the couple… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 548

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude- Day 547

I missed yesterday because by the time I got to the end of the day and my impromptu 72 hour fast, I didn't really have the energy to make food, let alone blog anything. I am grateful that John was willing to make a yummy salmon and greens salad for me. I am also grateful… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude- Day 547

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 544

I do love the Sabbath! I miss going to the building to worship, but it is also nice to worship and chill with family at home. Today I am grateful for some fun watching John blow things up with the grand kids. Today I am grateful for some time to study and ponder. So many… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 544

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 543

Today I am grateful that I live in a land that currently allows me to practice my beliefs in peace. Today I am grateful for founding forefather's who did the best they could with what they had to establish a land of peace. It makes me sad that so many wish to judge people of… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 543

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 542

Today I am grateful that I didn't need to re-scan my teeth for my ClearBraces. I got to move on and actually got to come home with the next set. Today I am grateful that I finished sanding the dresser I am refinishing. Tomorrow I will start painting. Today I am grateful for the awesome… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 542

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 541

Today I am fighting feelings of disappointment and bitterness. Today two local school districts released various plans on how they intend on opening school in the fall. My local school district released 4 plans. Only 1 of those plans had students from grades 6-12 in school - 1-2 days a week. Most of the plans… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 541

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 540

So I started reading a new book... Peace in Every Breathe by Thich Nhat Hanh. Right off the bat he states, "every moment is a gift of life. I am practicing the first section this week... The moment you wake up you smile. He gives a poem to review... Waking up this morning, I smile;… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 540

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 539

I didn't do much today.... Today I am grateful I took the time to study 2 chapters in the Book of Mormon. Today my study was all about the Lamanites who joined the church and buried their weapons. I got me thinking about what I needed to bury in order to succeed. I will have… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 539

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 538

Today I am grateful for a quiet morning in the garden chatting with the chickens, observing my little seedlings and giving them a drink, and watching humming birds eat breakfast at my lavender plants. It was so nice to just take that moment and breath. Today I am grateful that our friend Riley who volunteered… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 538