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Being thankful

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This week is Thanksgiving and there is no doubt that many folks will take time to reflect and be thankful. That is a very good thing.

The truth is that the spirit of thankfulness is something we should have every day of our lives and there is no need to make it a holiday. At the same time, the coming together of family and friends plus a chance to eat three slices of pie in a day is something I do not plan to pass up.

Daily thankfulness and an attitude of gratitude are important for a happy life. Gratitude or “the state of being grateful” would seem like a simple thing, unfortunately, there are way too many people that just do not get it.

When we place ourselves in a grateful state the world seems less burdensome and the future is brighter. I believe that anyone can dig deep no matter their current situation and find a reason to be grateful.

Not only does this state feel good but there are many studies which show people who live with a spirit of gratitude experience healthier and happ…