Today is World Gratitude Day!

There always seems to be a World Something-or-other Day, and today is World Gratitude Day. Even though I think every day is a good day to be grateful, it’s nice to have a day to especially focus on what I’m grateful for! It’s easy to list things...

Springtime abundance

It always seems to be easier to find things to be grateful for in spring, don’t you think? The weather starts to warm up but there still a nice coolness to the mornings and evenings. Everything green in the garden starts waking up and putting on new growth. Even...

Wake up!

Tonight I went to the launch of Toni Powell’s new little book The Yellow Car. It’s a great little book, very quick and fun to read but with a message that will change your whole way of thinking (if you let it!). It was great to hear Toni tell the story...

Stop signs

I posted this video on the Facebook page yesterday, but it deserves posting here. It’s almost 15 minutes long, but it’s worth a watch, and taking the time to think about what Steindl-Rast is saying, particularly from the 8 minute mark. If you don’t...

Gratitude for Barbara

So much of gratitude is to do with others. Gratitude is a response to what we get from others, whether it’s practical help, or emotional support, or even just simple friendship. Do you think about the people you’re grateful for? This morning a dear friend...

Why gratitude?

As you know, I launched the Pozible campaign for the diary yesterday! Hooray! If you haven’t checked it out yet, make sure you have a looksee. It’s taken a lot of work but I’m pretty proud of it. And here’s a little shout out to Karen, Guan and...