I hope everyone had a GREAT Thanksgiving!
I watched all month how people on FB were listing every day another reason to be thankful in the spirit of thanksgiving. Personally, I had mixed feelings about that one; I thought we should find reasons EVERYDAY to be thankful, not just the month of November for thanksgiving... and so I read my friends and families reasons and kept thinking that maybe I should be thankful... but then could I REALLY come up with 30 reasons? I found myself fearing whether or not I could even get half way through the month... so I didn't.
Well shame on me for thinking too much about it all instead of just... being thankful.
I think it IS a great thing to at least remind ourselves yearly just how thankful we are... even though we are so busy throughout the year to stop on most days to be thankful, I am starting a new tradition...
I am breaking down to prove something to myself...
One: that I can find 30 reasons to be thankful...
And Two: that I can find something every day too!
So here we go:
1. I am thankful for the most wonderful son in the world!
2. I am thankful for the friends and family who support me!
3. I am thankful I have people who love me!
4. I am thankful for the strength to get out of bed every day!
5. I am thankful for my friends on FB and SP who inspire me every day!
6. I am thankful for every test I pass which makes me stronger!
7. I am thankful for having awesome people behind my scenes that help my business grow!
8. I am thankful for my husband… even with our problems, he tells me every day he loves me!
9. I am thankful for patience!
10. I am thankful for the little things today which I realized later weren’t so little!
11. I am thankful for the veterans in this country that help me to be free!
12. I am thankful that I still remember to dream, and continue to reach for those dreams!
13. I am thankful to work for one of the best companies in the country!
14. I am thankful for great gifts from God to be good at what I do!
15. I am thankful I was able to hire a great sales woman, Christy your awesome!
16. I am thankful for having built a great business!
17. I am thankful for having a roof over my head!
18. I am thankful to remember each day to keep trying!
19. I am thankful for 2 happy little furry faces that greet me daily like I am the best thing in the world!
20. I am thankful for the people who love me… even with all my faults!
21. I am thankful my husband is a great installer… he makes my job easier!
22. I am thankful to have the best Sales Manager helping me succeed!
23. I am thankful for a great co-worker… and friend, who reminds me there are reasons to smile daily!
24. I am thankful for having set a new record in all time sales for this year!
25. I just love to see my son smile… I am so thankful for his sweet smile!
26. I am thankful I can reach out and inspire others like I have been inspired!
27. I am thankful I am a great cook!
28. I am thankful for the friend and my family I live with every day!
29. I am thankful for a best friend who is there to pick me up when I fall!
30. I am thankful for the ability to put a down-payment on the house of my dreams!
+ 1… I had an addition to my Live it List: A request of my husband to give him a private dance on our own “stripper pole” in our new pool room of our brand new house. I agreed that when I hit normal BMI, I will… so that being said… thankful reason # 31… I am thankful that my husband can still think of me as sexy even though I do not look as such right now!
So… there it is friends, I have proven that I can list 30… + 1 reasons to be thankful. Point proven to me, and I have also added it to my new Live it List Spark Team as a daily challenge! Come join me on my new team: http://www.sparkpeople.com/mys
?gid=61742 and create your own live it list, and let’s challenge and motivate each other daily to remember each and every day why we are thankful, and why we have yet another reason to live!