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Gratitude Journal: Thank You, Mom!

May 11, 2012 | Gratitude Journal | 0 comments

Contribute to our community gratitude journal.

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

I am grateful that my mother gave me the gift of life.

I am so grateful to my Aunt Lulu, who is driving down to help my mom watch my kids for the weekend so that I can attend the funeral of an old friend.

i am thankful for my mother, for her faith and resilience, her commitment to her family and her attitude of being thankful on a daily basis. Thank you mumma xx

I am so happy that I found clay!  It’s taken me a long time to find my true calling!

I’m thankful for all the moms—including dads, uncles, aunts, grandparents, neighbors, teachers—who show children they are precious.
Texas Mom

I am grateful for my daughter’s love, my mom’s love, the love of my nieces and nephews, and my friends love.

I’m grateful to have so many great role models in my life: my mom, my stepmom, my mother-in-law, my aunts, my husband’s aunts, my sister-in-laws, my sons’ godmother—I could go on and on. Happy Mother’s Day!
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.

Thanks, Aunt Lulu! Thanks, Aunt Lulu!
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