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Gratitude Journal: Grateful for our “Village”

April 20, 2012 | 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.

We need photos! Send them to janinek@berkeley.edu.

So grateful for my sweet village of woman (mother, daughters, niece and sister-in-law-photographer); their health, happiness and pure joy are the greatest gifts of life! We are lucky to live close to each other so we can share Sunday dinner
Grateful TT!

I am grateful to work at UC and be involved in the growth of the next generation.  It is inspiring!

I’m grateful to be heading to Florida to visit friends, the kind of friends who happily open their home to you.
Miss Britt

I’m happy my friend gave birth to a healthy baby girl last week.

I’m grateful that having no job has given me ample free time to pursue my lifelong creative goals.

I’m grateful that moms from my kids daycare are going to help me out this weekend while my husband is away on business.
Mom of 3

I’m grateful to have 3+ (pregnant with #4) healty boys!
Melissa Milligan

I’m thankful for teachers—they over-prepare for their classes, they encourage and inspire students, they are unsung heroes!

I’m grateful for kind souls who decide to become pediatric dentists.
Janine Kovac

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 gratitudes 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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