During this season of giving thanks there are so many reasons to be appreciative. People often get caught up in the hustle and bustle of daily life and forget to show appreciation for the people we love and the opportunities we’ve been given. In the midst of the world’s apparent chaos, it’s important to pause and count our blessings. So, as the holiday season approaches, let’s take a moment to express our gratitude and spread kindness to those around us. Let’s remember to carry the spirit of thankfulness with us each day. After all, a heart full of gratitude is a heart full of joy.
As we gather together in the coming days we can show our appreciation for others through a kind word, a thoughtful gesture, or simply lending a helping hand–let’s spread the spirit of gratitude wherever we go. Let us also remember to give to those who may not have as much for which to be thankful. Whether it’s through volunteering, donating to a worthy cause, or simply being there for someone in need, we can make a difference in the lives of others. When we come together in gratitude and kindness, we lift up ourselves and also those around us.
Let’s make a commitment to carry the spirit of Thanksgiving with us beyond just one day, and to always find ways to show we care. We can make a positive impact and create a ripple effect of love and appreciation that will make a difference in the world. With hearts full of gratitude and hands ready to help, let’s embrace the true essence of Thanksgiving and make it a part of our lives, every single day.
–Photo and text by Amanda Downey