On Gratitude

November 26, 2014
Gratitude Quote, Quote on Gratitude

I feel that learning to embrace gratitude has really opened me up more to happiness. Appreciating and being thankful for everything in your life just puts the focus on the good. I'm grateful for everyone and everything in my life whether it is wonderful or a lesson learned. If you're celebrating tomorrow, have a very happy and safe Thanksgiving! I hope your day is filled with loved ones and all the things that make you happy. Thank you for stopping by, reading, commenting and sharing this space here with me! I'm so grateful for you all!

Would you agree with this? What are you grateful for?

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37 comments on "On Gratitude"
  1. Beautiful post, Rowena! It's great knowing you in bloggersphere, I love coming here! xoxo
    Luxury Haven

  2. a wonderful post sweety!
    happy day!

  3. Morning Rowena, well said! I echo every single words you said. Here we dont celebrate this holiday but I think it should be celebrated, that quote is also very true and nice. Im grateful to have met you through the blog as well, hope you will have a very happy Thanksgiving my friend, many hugs! xo

  4. Dear Rowena this is very touching and everyone hope a happiness life but sometimes it is not easy , what we can do as your writing here is focus on the good things, life is diffcult but we need to move on. I have been surfering a lot this year, lose my money , broke up with my damn boyfriend, quit from college... All those happened in the name of the desire to do something or to love someone with my heart and soul.

    Royal Wang http://www.fashionculturediary.blogspot.it/

  5. I am grateful I found you on the blogosphere, Rowena, and that we share the same feelings about many things! I am not celebrating Thanksgiving tomorrow, you know why, but I am trying to make every single day a thanksgiving day. I know it is not easy sometimes, but despite all the hard moments, we have to be grateful for what we have indeed! Have a great time spending the holiday tomorrow!

  6. Sooo true doll :) Being grateful makes for a happier life. We go from one thing to the next and sometimes don't stop to be thankful for what we already have!! Am thankful for my family, my girls, my friends and friends like you I have come to find through blogging, you all make it much happier :))) I hope you have a wonderful Holiday time doll :))) xx

  7. So true doll and is good to be in that set of mind. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours. I'm grateful to have you as one of my fellow followers.

  8. Oh what a nice quote, this really got me thinking.

  9. Happy Thanksgiving, Rowena:) XOXO

  10. Happy Thanksgiving!

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  11. That is a healthy mind set, Rowena and I wish you and family a Happy Thanksgiving. xx

    Reflection of Sanity

  12. So well said, Rowena! Happy Thanksgiving!

  13. It's always important to remember to be grateful for what we already have than asking always for more.
    Stella from a A Shiny Place

  14. So true Rowena!
    Happy Thanksgiving doll!!!!

    Kisses, love Paola.


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  15. Happy Thursday! This post is as always, interesting. I really love your photos.


  16. I agree, I can so relate to this. I have moments where i dwell on the negative stuff which stems from my sense of entitlement that I forget to acknowledge all the good things and blessings that are coming into my life. Being thanful everyday is a great attitude to develop :)


  17. This is so true Rowena! A beautiful reminder for this season :)

  18. Lovely quote! I'm grateful for many things especially good health, family and friends. Thank you too for your visits to my blog and your kind comments. Happy Thanksgiving!

  19. I love your frame of thinking. This was such a nice post.
    Have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

  20. Absolutely agree with you, Rowena! Wishing you a wonderful holiday! x

  21. I'm grateful for my husband. I'm grateful for all the lessons learned and for those that life still has installed for me. I'm grateful for all good novels that I'm reading at this moment. ...and I'm grateful for the toast my husband has handed to me this very moment....I'm grateful that there are so many sweet and caring people in the world....

    You're right...we should all stop and think about gratitute as such and the role it plays in our lives.

  22. Wonderful and oh so true sentiment and happy holiday to you too!!

    Allie of ALLIENYC

  23. Hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

  24. Hi Rowena
    This post is amazing
    I' grateful for my family and my husband
    Have an adorable thanksgiving
    Maggie Dallospedale Fashion diary - Fashion blog

  25. Being grateful for what I have is something I have been working on for the past few months. It's definitely not as easy as it sounds!

  26. This is so, so sweet. I love that quote. I love giving thanks a lot especially to God for giving me life and strength to do all that I do and for wonderful family and friends.

    Thanks so much for this blog post.

  27. I'm grateful for my family, my precious treasure!
    Happy TG
    Coco et La vie en rose - Valeria Arizzi

  28. Love this quote!

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  29. Wonderful quote Rowena and I agree .. once we embrace this.. doors open and we become free to love and enjoy our time on this beautiful place we call Earth. Happy Thanksgiving! xxleslie

  30. I so agree Rowena! I'm so thankful and grateful for all that I have.

  31. I'm grateful for my weekend off! :D

    Have a lovely weekend.

    Corinne x

  32. So many times we forget what we should be grateful for because we focus too much on being unhappy because of things we want but don't have. Hope you had a great Thanksgiving.

  33. I'm with you. Gratitude changes everything. Today I'm grateful for lazy days and coffee.

  34. Such a good quote! I am grateful for many things, family, good friends, purring cats, and dogs that are happy to see you after you've been away.

  35. I agree. I think it's important to reflect on what we have when things aren't going so well, it definitely changes the way you feel about any situation.


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