Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Gratitude Unlocks the Fullness of Life

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.  It turns what we have into enough, and more.  It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity.  It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a … Continue reading

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Alone on Thanksgiving: For many people, solitude is bliss during the holidays, and the benefits of being alone are great…

“It’s always better to be alone than to wish you were.” –  Stephen Hensley “I love tranquil solitude and such society as is quiet, wise, and good.” – Percy Bysshe Shelley By: Linton Weeks, National Correspondent, NPR Digital News “At a time when too … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks During Stressful Times

“In my work and personal life, I listen to stories of tragedy and loss. Witnessing grief is difficult, but I find that joy and beauty are never far away.  Even during our darkest days, there is beauty. Even in times … Continue reading

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The Psychology behind Black Friday: Forget Grandma’s cornbread stuffing– it’s not Thanksgiving without Black Friday!

By Angela Escobar Retailers go out of their way to make the Friday after Thanksgiving a big deal.  Some are going as far as opening their doors at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving.  Most open at midnight.  They entice customers with … Continue reading

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