What Are You Thankful For Today?

97c306f82903dcf96a3603894bb17cdd-huge-grIt's day 1 of the Get Your Gratitude On challenge.

We’re all overwhelmed, so most of us aren’t feeling 100 percent grateful, 100 percent of the time – and that’s OK. Select a certain time of day – as soon as you wake up and right before bed are good options – to put three things on your gratitude list. Thinking about the special things in your life just might be the lift you need during a break at work, too.

No matter when you take a moment to think of these blessings, try to record them. You can list them in a journal, send an email to yourself, or keep track of them in a notes app on your phone. This way, when you have a rough day, you can turn to a whole series of memories that will make you smile.

How and when will you record what you’re thankful for each day? Let’s share ideas in our discussion or on Facebook.

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Posted by Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation (HNHN) on Nov 27, 2018 9:32 AM America/Chicago

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Sisters - I am the youngest of 9 girls, and was also so blessed to have 3 foster brothers.  My oldest sister is 85, and all of us and our families have been so blessed.
  • Posted Tue 04 Aug 2020 08:27 AM CDT
I am grateful for great health and that I am surrounded by love from my family.  I am also working in the midst of this storm.  I consider it a blessing.
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 11:23 AM CDT
I’m grateful for good health and beautiful family. And today I’m also grateful for a couple of days off to te-energize!
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 11:03 AM CDT
I am a RN and Licensed Social Worker.  Today I hired and started a new social worker.  I'm thankful a new energetic graduate, ready to learn.  Retirement strategy has begun.
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 09:09 AM CDT
My health, my family, and having a job
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 09:08 AM CDT
I am thankful God has blessed me with two happy and healthy children, a supportive family and my own health!
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 08:16 AM CDT
I am thankful that God woke me up this morning
I am thankful for my kids and family
I am thankful for my friend who allows me to be myself
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 07:53 AM CDT
Today I am thankful for: 
1. my cheery husbands face in the morning
2. an easy drive coming into work
3. my job
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 07:49 AM CDT
With this Covid madness going on and other things like police brutality, riots and mother nature, I see how fast life can be taken away from you. So, everyday my eyes open I'm thankful. I'm also thankful for my two blessings I have at home. They keep me going every day and my wonderful that supports are household!
  • Posted Mon 03 Aug 2020 05:12 AM CDT
I am thankful to God for answered prayers and all His blessings.  I am thankful for my supportive, kind, and loving husband.  I am thankful for my staff who manage to come to work everyday and tackle all the challenges that come their way with kindness and compassion. 
  • Posted Sun 02 Aug 2020 08:57 PM CDT

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