Live Inspired — gratitude

Quotes to Live By - When this is over...

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quotes to Live By -  When this is over...

When this is over, May we never againTake for grantedA handshake with a strangerFull shelves at the storeConversations with the neighborsA crowded theatreFriday night outThe taste of communionA routine checkupThe school rush each morningCoffee with a friendThe stadium roaringEach deep breathA boring TuesdayLife itself. When this endsMay we findThat we have becomeMore like the peopleWe wanted to beWe were called to beWe hoped to beAnd may we stayThat way – betterFor each otherBecause of the worst. – Laura Kelly Fanucci Thinking and praying for everyone in the world right now.  May you all stay healthy and safe.  Let's use this...

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Quotes to Live By - The Real Gift of Gratitude

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quotes to Live By - The Real Gift of Gratitude

The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become. - Robert Holden This time of year, as we approach the Thanksgiving holiday here in the U.S.  I always like to focus my attention and blog around the topic of gratitude.  Because, after all, that's really what this season is about.  It's about being thankful for all that we have. Gratitude has become a daily practice of mine over the last 6 years.  It is something that I started out by doing as a guided practice, but not it has become a part...

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Quotes to Live By - Be thankful for what you have, you'll end up having more

Posted by Lauren Eyer

Quotes to Live By - Be thankful for what you have, you'll end up having more

"Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.  If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough." -Oprah Winfrey Gratitude is an important life skill that so many people don't learn.  It's an impactful tool to have, and at the core of what it does for your life, it is a happiness multiplier.  Being grateful all the time isn't always easy.  It's something that we truly have to practice each day, just like anything else we want to get better at.  I know for a fact though, that it's in those moments...

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