Archive for the ‘Gratitude’ Category

Thanks for the little things makes a big difference

Thanks for the little things? Really? Really. Even though everyone is feeling stress these days, there is plenty of scientific evidence that it does us good to identify and experience thankfulness. Even thanks for the little things. Since I mentioned science, I feel obliged to offer evidence. Psychology Today (2015) cites seven benefits of gratitude […]

Posted on April 7, 2020 at 11:46 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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A Rock in My Shoe

A rock in my shoe during my frequent walks is not unusual, not infrequent, and not that welcome. The nuisance between my sock and ankle may not deserve the name “rock”. It is barely a pebble. Nor is it always the same foot or the same side of either foot. The irritation is not more […]

Posted on January 16, 2020 at 4:32 pm by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Like I Want It To Be

Making an effort like I want it to be can take, well, effort. Rather than working to make it like we want it to be, it can be more productive to settle into spiritual comfort and accepting guidance.

Posted on January 8, 2020 at 11:27 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Thanksgiving after Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving after Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving Dinner, Thanksgiving gatherings is really important. Following the turkey every 4th Thursday of November for the past several years, I’ve been conscious that I don’t want to stop concentrating on being thankful. I’ve tried to be committed to that, too. The reasons are several. One is that we have so […]

Posted on December 2, 2019 at 5:50 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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