https://thehappysalmon.wordpress.com/2022/03/31/day-90-early-cowslips-and-a-feather/ Cowslips: Taken with my Nikon Z50 16 -55 lens I went for a walk today to our local shopping outlet. It’s just on the edge of town about a mile and … Day 90: Early cowslips and a feather
“‘Enough’ is a feast.” This is a buddhist proverb that doesn’t require much elaboration. Often times, we focus on more, more, more. We should strive to acknowledge what we have and remain grateful for what we have.
“When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in.” – Kristen Armstrong An attitude of gratitude is the way to cast out depression and anxiety. I have often heard that when we focus on blessings, what we don’t have tends to become less important.
John F. Kennedy once said, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” I have thought of this quote when I am expressing thanks to others or even in prayer. I’ve wondered what the best way is to express ourContinue reading “Josh’s Daily Thoughts”
“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” – William Arthur Ward I’d like to give presents to each of you. I’m grateful for those that choose to or are forced to follow some of the things I post. Thank you for your kindness and continually sharing amazingContinue reading “Josh’s Daily Thoughts”
Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.” My thoughts were first drawn towards his use of the word “devout”. When I hear that word, I think of consistency, passion, and resilience. I’ve learned that our gratitude towards people ebbs and flows like aContinue reading “Josh’s Daily Thoughts”
I have been part of a certain team for almost 1.5 years. There are a few members that seem to have knack for negativity and pessimism. They blatantly blame failures on others and are fixated on past mishaps. I’ve learned that one’s attitude and behavior is often contagious to those they spend the most timeContinue reading “Josh’s Daily Thoughts”
As the New Year approaches quickly, I have had time to reflect on 2021. There are many things I am proud of and I feel I accomplished many things I set goals for. However, this year I hope to create many valuable memories with those I love most. It may take some time off fromContinue reading “New Year 2022”