You can choose to see the good in every circumstance if you look for it.
You can choose to give thanks for every gift that has come your way.
You can choose to say "thank you" to the people you meet every day who are kind to you.
You can choose to be kind to others no matter what.
What will you choose?
Write down one choice you can make today that will grow your habit of gratitude.
We make mistakes in all kinds of areas in life and sometimes they can be painful. However, if you choose to look at the bigger picture you can see that your mistakes are opportunities to help you grow up.
Learning to be grateful takes practice. But if you engage your mind, your heart, and your actions toward gratitude you can enjoy life in so many fun ways. In the book "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens he says to "reflect upon your present blessings - of which (everyone) has many". I believe that means that it's important to think about the things you have today that are "blessings" in your life. A "blessing" is just something really awesome in your life that was given to you when you least expected it. Some of my favorite blessings are my...