November with Gratitude: Myself

On the last day of November we take the focus off external gratitude and take a look at the elements our ourselves for which we are grateful.  If, like me, you grew up in the 1950s and 1960s you may have been admonished for boasting or having a “big head” if you were heard acknowledging…

November with Gratitude: Self-Care

Protective clothing and personal safety equipment are required to be worn by those entering dangerous or potentially unsafe areas.  Firemen, policemen/women, construction workers and those involved in military service.  They all wear protection gear.  When these professionals enter danger zones their bodies are protected from falling debris, trip hazards, falls and work place equipment. But…

November with Gratitude: Kindness

Kindness is the human connection of one heart to another, and the universal language of compassion and empathy.   I have this idea that it should be something that comes naturally to all of us along with caring and watching our words and actions.  However, I have to say it is something I struggle with…

November with Gratitude: Movement

This post is tongue in cheek. No offence intended. Movement.  That’s it.  Just movement.  Write about being grateful for movement.  What movement?  The women’s movement.  The burn the bras women’s liberation movement?  Or the women’s suffrage movement … isn’t that still in progress.  Yep, we got the vote, and we get to work (in the office…