being grateful

If you're not aiming to have a great quality of life along with your business success, it's time to start. The reason: The happier and more positive you are in life, the more success you will achieve for yourself, your team and your clients.
Is it possible to strive for more, desire more, work for more while still being deeply, profoundly grateful for all you have? Will being grateful make you complacent? I'm not sure, but it is what I've been working on for the past two months.
My flight was delayed in an airport and I did something I've never done -- I got a shoe shine. As he began on one of my shoes, rather than just enjoy the simple 10-minute moment, I was lost on my iPhone, banging away at an endless drawer of emails.
The benefits of throwing around Thank You's are enormous. And we have so many opportunities every day. Who can you think of that you can thank again with more passion? Who will you always remember to thank in the future?
When you come up with things to be grateful for, you probably mentioned your kids, your partner, your family, your job, your health, and probably some more of those obvious things to acknowledge. But I have three more things to add to that list, if you want to.
Science is producing mounting research that our lives are much better when we practice gratitude.
Truly, a grateful heart makes each passing moment precious, valuable and full. We can't take our own health or life for granted, nor that of our friends or loved ones. Nothing in the realm of form is permanent, and so we are wise to cherish each opportunity and express our gratitude as it arises.
I have a pleasant morning shower ritual that wakes me up emotionally and helps me to feel better about my life. This ritual doesn't involve a special type of shampoo or happiness soundtrack. It's a trick that I do in my mind to feel more grateful.
There are lots of psychological benefits to gratitude: Feeling grateful to others can lift your mood. It enhances your feeling of connection to other people. Gratitude can also motivate you to do work for others.
When the blizzard is done and I fire up my snowblower, there is a real feeling of regaining a bit more control over my world. Seeing a clean sidewalk due to my efforts that has been carved out of the elements gives me great satisfaction.
HuffPost Live discussed extended breastfeeding, learning disabilities, being naked in front of your children and teaching your kids gratitude and the value of the dollar. We revisit these conversations.
e become what we believe. Our thoughts are powerful. Thoughts become things. Well, this is also true in how we see our children. How we see them contributes to who they become.
Here are two things we can say with statistical certainty about terrorist acts in 2015. First, there will be more of them. Second, you will not personally be involved in any of them.
Some of Victoria's Secret's most famous angels, Adrianna Lima, Lily Aldridge, Miranda Kerr, Kylie Bisutti and Tyra Banks sat down with HuffPost Live and spoke candidly about the pressures of being a model and maintaining a healthy personal life.
As many people are frantically shopping for Christmas presents and awaiting the launch of new stores to open, I request that you take a moment out of your lives to just be grateful for what you already have in your life and give a moment to those that don't.
I could decry the stores that open on Thanksgiving Day, Or how, among the young, antisocial media holds sway, Ferguson's cry for justice that the system will not heed, The millions in our country who will spend the day in need.
I'm sitting here thinking about how grateful I am for giving natural birth to my set of boy/girl twins. On the other hand, let's get real for all the not-so-grateful moments in new parenthood.