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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

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 537

Today I am grateful for the time I spent in my scriptures. Today I am grateful for the sacrament, and that even though we cannot attend meetings in the church buildings, we can still worship in our homes and with our families. Today I am grateful that our chickens will begin their week able to… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 537

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 536

Today I am grateful for a Saturday. Today I am grateful for a day to lay low and recover... me from a sunburn and Lilli from her broken clavicle. Today I am grateful for Jordan who has been here all day cheering up and helping Lilli. Today I am grateful for John who has been… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 536

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 535

I was all set to write my blog yesterday when I got a call from Lilli at 9:40... "Mom, I'm at Madrona Park and I broke my collar bone." John and I got into the truck and drove down to the park. It was clear that she had, indeed, broken her collar bone when she… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 535

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 533

Today I am grateful that I got some yard work done... even after accidentally sitting in a pile of ants and having them bite me. My leg burned for hours. I also felt like something was crawling all over me for the rest of the day. I am grateful I got to visit, for a… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 533

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 532

True that! Gratitude takes practice. Gratitude needs to be practiced every day. Today I am grateful for new skills. I've been learning about a video editing software. I am getting better and better at it. I enjoyed making a video today for our up coming Virtual Thespian Inductions. I am grateful for the time I… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 532

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 531

I am working on this... Today was a day... I didn't accomplish much. I don't feel very motivated to do pretty much anything. Today I am grateful for a few voice students. Today I am grateful I've made to the end of the day and I can go lay down soon. Some how I missed… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 531