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Gratitude Journal: New Family Additions

February 24, 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.

My daughter Lauren was grateful to have a puppy of her very own on her 5th birthday.
Sarah, mother of a happy 5 year old

I am grateful to volunteer in my son’s school, where the kids think I’m “awesome” and I get to teach singing, dance, sewing, crochet,knitting, art, math, and all kinds of things.  Best job ever.
Jenny R

I’m so grateful for the internet that allows for dissemination of truth, a possibility of real peace and understanding.
Alana D

I am thankful for Golden Retrievers with their wagging tails and brilliant smiles.

I am grateful that my wife doesn’t hold against me when I blame. And for healthy, growing kids in my house and my sister’s.
Jeffrey M Bryan

I am grateful for all the people that are there for me when I need them. People I can rely on who always give me the support and the love I need.
Sonya Homes

I am grateful for kind, capable and generous mentors in my life.

I’m grateful that most of the places I need to go are within walking distance.
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 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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