“Should” We Be Grateful?

There's a powerful weapon available to fight all kinds of human problems. Materialism, greed, depression, anxiety, discontentment, and so on--all can be made better somehow when you put this weapon into action. And what is this mighty tool, this problem-solving instrument? Gratitude. It does so much. I've already written a post on how gratitude can … Continue reading “Should” We Be Grateful?

When the Grass is Greener Elsewhere, Choose Your Side of the Fence

Here's a scenario that's all too common in my life: I think of a situation and am unhappy with it because something--let's call it x--is missing. The thought occurs to me that if only x were true, then I would be happy or things would be easier or life would run more smoothly. But x … Continue reading When the Grass is Greener Elsewhere, Choose Your Side of the Fence