Share It Out Loud (#54)

Writing gratitude is useful but telling others is when it holds the most value. A reminder never hurt anyone how grateful you are for their existence.

02.15.18

Today I’m grateful for…

  1. My supervisor Adam
  2. Rock climbing with Erika
  3. Time for the gym
  4. The kind employees that left EMS open for me as I rushed in 10 minutes before close
  5. Clear instructions with grad work
  6. Coming home to my cat, Ned
  7. The long weekend with my family
  8. Laughing with my peer mentors
  9. Spotify new music Friday
  10. Old movies with my dad
  11. Sledding in the winter
  12. The warmer weather
  13. The promise of Spring
  14. Growing up with my siblings
  15. AIM Chats
  16. Sharing gratitude
  17. Morning yoga and stretches
  18. Chapters in my life
  19. Learning
  20. A couple deep breaths
  21. What patience brings
  22. Lessons my parents taught me
  23. A roof over my head
  24. People who have helped me get here
  25. This very moment

As always, check out my first blog, 25 Things I’m Grateful For (#1) to know why I’m writing this list and why I want you to start yours.

Featured image of the night I made a change in my life.

Not Just Another Day (#53)

02.14.18

Today I’m grateful for…

  1. Team Tidal Wave and Trivia Bowl victories
  2. A full day of things to do
  3. Time to climb and people who give me tips
  4. CONVINCING Liverpool victories in Champions League
  5. Anytime I get to eat frosting
  6. Sharing Music
  7. Teaching extra CORE classes
  8. Lofi Hip Hop
  9. Summers with Skyhawks
  10. Mornings I can get up on time
  11. FIFA tournaments with the team
  12. My family
  13. Warm blankets
  14. The rain as it cleanses everything
  15. My Grammy’s dogs
  16. Conversation about the Universe
  17. Feeling fulfilled
  18. Being trusted with more responsibility
  19. Students who inspire
  20. Working with Carley and Jess in Kennedy
  21. Covers of my favorite songs
  22. When Laughter fills your body
  23. Frank and Holly
  24. Dr. Kevin Curry
  25. The here and now

As always, check out my first blog, 25 Things I’m Grateful For (#1) to know why I’m writing this list and why I want you to start yours.

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Featured image of what may be the first picture that isn’t a landscape photo but I wanted to introduce my cat, Ned! He’s named after the King of the North, Ned Stark from Game of Thrones. Ironically, my cat hates the cold. 

Keep Pushing (#51)

02.12.18

Today I’m grateful for…

  1. My Monday finally being over
  2. 1:1’s with my supervisor
  3. The sunshine
  4. A great CORE co-facilitator and an awesome class
  5. Improv with Mr. Harrington
  6. Spotify music
  7. My family
  8. Spontaneous phone calls with Bryan
  9. Burrill with Tameka and Liv
  10. League with Peter
  11. Rock climbing
  12. Morning yoga
  13. Eggs and Ketchup
  14. Fresh smelling flowers on the top of mountains
  15. Time I get to spend with Ned
  16. Airconditioning
  17. Exceeding expectations
  18. Cozy blankets and socks
  19. Movie nights
  20. Going with the flow
  21. Being patient
  22. Whoever invented french fries
  23. A couple of deep breaths
  24. A good stretch
  25. This very moment

As always, check out my first blog, 25 Things I’m Grateful For (#1) to know why I’m writing this list and why I want you to start yours.

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Featured image of Matador Beach at night. One of my favorite days in LA with my Uncle. 

A Little Inspiration (#45)

02.06.18

Today I’m grateful for…

  1. Crossing things off my to-do list
  2. Good vibes from good people
  3. Trips to Chipotle
  4. Time at the gym
  5. Mornings I don’t have to set an alarm
  6. Snow days in February!!
  7. Spending time with my cat, Ned
  8. Water
  9. A healthy check-up at the doctors
  10. My Peer Mentors
  11. My tools for dealing with anxiety and depression
  12. The people who helped me get here
  13. Intelligent people
  14. A bed that I fit on
  15. The stuff that keeps you going
  16. My introvert time
  17. Working as an OL and as a SOC for Bridgewater
  18. Classical music to help me sleep
  19. Ashland Premier playing in the bubble
  20. All of my coaches throughout my life
  21. Good parking
  22. Delightful candles
  23. My family
  24. Healthy eating
  25. Yesterday. Today. Tomorrow

As always, check out my first blog, 25 Things I’m Grateful For (#1) to know why I’m writing this list and why I want you to start yours.

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Featured image of the red sun being the only thing you could see in the distance from the top of Sunset ridge in Cambodia. It was a fun, quick hike that has some pretty special memories. Missing my people today!