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The Feeling of Gratitude

By MJ Ali There are endless articles online with helpful recipes on how to “practice” gratitude and what it will do for you. So, I’m just going to share my own thoughts here. Gratitude is a feeling or emotion. It’s something that happens naturally as a result of being present. You know, a moment in […]

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I Never Knew I Would Feel This Way… About a Hot Shower

By Shannon E. Franklin Before becoming a mom, it felt important to express gratitude for the big things in my life. A comfortable home. Family and friends. Unexpected opportunities. Now that my days are a mostly frenzied mix of conference calls and diaper changes, I no longer take for granted the routine activities of the […]

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Giving As Gratitude

  By Abigail Edwards You know that jolt of happiness you feel when you receive a gift, especially if it’s one you’ve been hoping for? Usually we show our gratitude for the present with a hug and a “thank you”, but what could giving a gift in exchange do for us and the other person? […]

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