Tag: Gratitude

Two Ways to Cultivate Gratitude

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that in order to achieve contentment, we should “cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.” Blogging about thankfulness and gratitude in …


Grateful for Today

Today federal income taxes are due. Most of us are probably not feeling particularly grateful. But today is more. Brother David Steindl-Rast, a Benedictine monk, describes today this way: You think this is just another day in your …


Counting Thanksgiving Treasures

It’s three days until Turkey Day. Time for family reunions, food, fun, travel, football games, Black Friday and being thankful. Not necessarily in that order. Family reunions may be iffy this year with a major storm wreaking havoc over the …