Me and my musings: A Journal

Discussion in 'Journals' started by Zeesi, Dec 16, 2016.

  1. Zeesi

    Zeesi Junior Member

    December 16, 2016

    Well, this is a gorgeous time of year. It rained a lot today. I love the rain:happy:. I love the cold weather that the month of December brings.

    I feel blessed, I have challenges on my mind as well. As a woman, I always wonder why "they" say men love a challenge:shifty:.
    Me, I think I kind of like things to go smoothly and easily, but I'll be the first to admit that throwing a challenge in the mix can stir me into action.

    These days, I want to focus on feeling grateful. I love having a feeling of gratitude, because it is better than feeling ungrateful, and therefore not feeling like anything is enough, not enjoying what you are blessed with.

    Recently I read a quote somewhere that said something like: what if, when you woke up tomorrow, you only had ownership of the things that you were grateful for today. I don't remember the exact words, but it was something like that. I thought that was very clever, whoever thought that up. Makes one think, doesn't it?

    That being said, I think I shall start a gratitude journal as well:).
     
  2. janemariesayed

    janemariesayed Junior Member

    Apparently feeling grateful makes us feel happy. I've tried it and I think it works. I've been in quite a grumpy mood before now and then done the 'counting little fingers' senario that puts things into perspective.
     

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