130 Things for Which to Be Grateful

130 Things for Which to Be Grateful

130 Things for Which to Be Grateful

Whether it’s a person, object, form of entertainment, place, or concept, everyone can be grateful for many things. I asked around and found out some of the things for which people express gratitude.

While some items on the list might not apply to you, most are items for which we can all be grateful at one time or another in our lives:

People & Relationships

    Good teachers
    Role models
    My boyfriend
    My girlfriend
    My parents
    My children
    Siblings and cousins
    A decent landlord
    Family reunions
    Engagements and weddings
    Nice Wait Staff
    High school reunion


    Generally good health
    The ability to walk
    My genes
    Good hearing and eyesight
    A Sound Mind

Safety and Security

    Police and Fire Departments
    U.S. Military
    National Weather Service
    Freedom of the press
    Freedom of religion
    Domestic Privacy

Modern Luxuries

    Clean water
    Mouth wash
    Public transportation
    Air conditioning
    Clothes that fit

    Washers and dryers
    Work at home jobs
    Being employed
    Book publishers
    Financial aid
    The ability to own property


    The Internet


    Broadway shows
    ESPN and ESPN2
    TV news
    Learning Channel
    History Channel
    Xbox, Gameboy
    Wall Street Journal
    "Retail therapy"


    College basketball


    Good food
    Mexican food
    Pizza Fruit
    Ice cream
    Crunchy peanut butter
    Cream cheese
    Miso soup


    The USA
    National and state parks
    Social scenes
    Whole Foods, Earth Fair, and Trader Joe’s
    Costco and Sam’s Club
    Coffee shops
    Public schools and universities
    Swimming pools
    The beach and mountains
    Shopping malls
    Cruise ships
    Niagra Falls


    Pretty weather
    The arrival of spring
    The arrival of fall
    Freshly cut flowers
    First snow


    Formal education
    Lessons learned
    Ability to change

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Jeff Davidson

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Jeff Davidson is "The Work-Life Balance Expert®" and the premier thought leader on work-life balance, integration, and harmony. Jeff speaks to organizations that seek to enhance their overall productivity by improving the effectiveness of their people. He is the author of Breathing Space, Simpler Living, Dial it Down, and Everyday Project Management. Visit www.BreathingSpace.com or call 919-932-1996 for more information on Jeff's keynote speeches and seminars.

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