Learn To Be Grateful for Everything—Even the Bad Things

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It’s the day after American Thanksgiving.  First of all, I hope that you had an amazing day filled with amazing food and time spent with loved ones and those who are closest to you.  For me, the holiday season always has me reflecting on what I am most thankful for in my life. We allRead more

How To Be Grateful, Change Negative Beliefs, & Find Happiness

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Never before has it been easier to live in a negative state of mind. Not to go off on a whole rant about technology being the reasoning for this, but it has definitely contributed to bad news being far more accessible than it once was.  Depression rates are peaking, anxiety rates are skyrocketing, and weRead more

Be Grateful For The Little Things In Life

be grateful for the little things in life

Well, I failed a goal. I did not successfully complete the 100 Random Acts of Kindness Challenge that I set out to achieve only two weeks ago.  But just like with any goal that you fail, what do you do next? Do you give up and move onto the next goal? No! You get rightRead more

Complain Less & Be Grateful For More

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I used to be a complainer. No, not just you average complainer, I would complain a lot.  It didn’t matter what happened or whose fault it was, I would complain about anything and everything that didn’t go my way.  I would complain at school for getting poor grades. Surely it wasn’t the fact that IRead more

41 Things To Be Grateful For

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I know, I know, Thanksgiving Day was yesterday. But why is it that we only practice being thankful on one day of the year? This entire season is about being thankful for what we have. Actually, this entire life is about being thankful. It is so easy for us to get caught up in theRead more

What Are You Most Grateful For?

what are you most grateful for

Despite not having the best week (work-wise), my heart is filled with gratitude today.  After my parents made a cross country move to Utah at the end of July, they have returned home to Minnesota for the first time.  The entire day at work yesterday, the only thing that was on my mind was gettingRead more

10 Adoptable Habits of Highly Successful People

adoptable habits of highly successful people

Becoming a successful individual is something that probably isn’t going to happen overnight. Unless you find yourself holding a multi-million dollar lottery ticket, it’s probably going to take you several years in order to find the success that you are looking for.  Not only that, but it’s also going to take a lot of hardRead more

How To Stop Negative Self-Talk: 7 Tips To Help Reclaim Your Confidence

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Negative self-talk is something that we all do. There are times when we are feeling down, times where we are stressed, and times where negativity creeps its way into our minds no matter how hard we try to fight it. In today’s post, I want to share with you some things that you can doRead more

8 Helpful Daily Habits That Will Change Your Life

habits that will change your life

Successful people aren’t born successful. Becoming successful requires grit, determination, self-discipline, time, and a lot of energy. If what you are currently doing in your life isn’t propelling you to the places that you want to go, then you need to start implementing new daily habits that will change your life.   Remember, you are inRead more

4 Ways to Stop Comparing Yourself to Other People

ways to stop comparing yourself to other people

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” – Former American President Theodore Roosevelt  This has to be one of my favorite quotes of all time. It’s real, it’s truthful, and it’s powerful. Yet, despite being all of these, comparing ourselves is something that many of us still can’t seem to quit doing.  Comparing our lives toRead more