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Gratitude Journal: Back to School!

September 9, 2011 | Gratitude Journal | 0 comments

Contribute to our community gratitude journal.

Got Gratitude?  Share it here!

Welcome to our community gratitude journal, open to all who’d like to express their thanks or share a happy thought.

I’m grateful for our daycare provider who provides a warm, fun, and loving environment, organic meals, lots of outdoor playtime and an appreciation for nature. And for sweet kids who my girls love! I feel so lucky.

I am grateful that this morning I could hear the song of the cicada over the birds ... a sure sign of another warm summer day ...

I’m happy that all three kids love their new teachers!

I am thankful that so many showed up for our monthly book group discussion.
Avid Reader

I am grateful for having a wonderful day with my family, spend a quality time playing with my kids.

I am so grateful that my cousin spoke to me yesterday after 8 years of hiding.

I’m happy to have a lunch date with my husband.
Oakland Mom

I’m happy for a holiday weekend with family and a night out with friends.
Janine Kovac

Send us your photos! Every week we post a photo submitted by one of our readers along with all the happy and thankful comments gathered throughout the week. 

To contribute, email your gratitude (a sentence or two would be great) or your favorite photo to Janine at janinek@berkeley.edu

You can also contribute by commenting at the bottom of this post.  Please include: your name if you’d like us to use it and any other info you’d like us to list, e.g., if the “gratitude” is from one of your children, it would be great to know his or her age.

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