Gratitude Feeds

On Thu, May 8 at 12:52pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?friend
What did this person do for you?Wrote me a letter sent via snail mail.

On Mon, Apr 21 at 10:10am,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?acquaintance
What did this person do for you?Ran the Boston Marathon

On Thu, Apr 17 at 2:17pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?family member
What did this person do for you?My mom booked a vacation for the whole family, including my partner.

On Wed, Apr 16 at 1:50pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?stranger
What did this person do for you?He took me around a new neighborhood to help me find a new apartment.

On Sat, Nov 9 at 4:09pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?family member
What did this person do for you?Spent time listening. Took me out to eat. Supported me.

On Sun, Sep 15 at 8:12pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?family member
What did this person do for you?My mom wrote me a tuition cheque with no questions asked.

On Thu, Sep 12 at 11:07pm,
I felt grateful for something

What was it?Privilege
What were you grateful for?I was grateful that my daughter, at school, doesn't need me and allows me to teach. She is "normal" and can make it through and listen to me.

On Tue, Sep 10 at 7:23pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?friend
What did this person do for you?Ethan, Matt, Mandi, Sarah, Katie and Molly came back today to get books from me as the selection in their new room "sucks" according to Ethan. They all found books to read or re-read.

On Tue, Sep 10 at 7:21pm,
I made someone grateful

Who was it?friend
What did you do that made this person feel grateful?I helped Christina Fernandez learn to transfer files between folders. I offered to help her use iPhoto if she wants next time.

On Mon, Sep 9 at 10:10pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?friend
What did this person do for you?I told Wendy Lobel that I missed her today and she said that she missed me too and that my room was amazing with the time I provide the students to play and learn.

On Sun, Sep 8 at 7:53am,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?friend
What did this person do for you?Sam and Sean invited us to their summer wrap up party and I talked with some lovely people, Dawn and Dennis. Grace looks so healthy and happy, what a brave girl. Michaela had so much fun and didn't make a fuss when it was time to go.

On Thu, Sep 5 at 10:09pm,
I made someone grateful

Who was it?acquaintance
What did you do that made this person feel grateful?I think I made Bryana feel accepted in her new situation as she wrote about me on her happiness tweet and she included me in her 'Things I Love' write up.

On Wed, Sep 4 at 8:10pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?acquaintance
What did this person do for you?A new parent emailed me about how excited her son is to be in my class which made me feel very good because I had never met him before today!

On Tue, Sep 3 at 3:30am,
I felt grateful for something

What was it?Pleasurable
What were you grateful for?Nice thick new carpet in my house, and pretty white cabinets that Joe painted with me

On Mon, Sep 2 at 10:30pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?family member
What did this person do for you?My husband took care of my daughter all day so that I could get all my day before school starts errands done.

On Sun, Sep 1 at 10:36pm,
I felt grateful for something

What was it?Pleasurable
What were you grateful for?I felt grateful for getting back in the kitchen and making muffins, for Ian letting me go do all my errands while he stayed with M at TGE, for my two new dresses, for getting the groceries got and for my glass of chocolate milk.

On Sun, Sep 1 at 10:34pm,
I felt grateful for someone

Who was it?stranger
What did this person do for you?While I was at Lucy's spending too much money, I once again, got complimented on my SWAK dress. I wish that there had been some of this season's still in stock so the girlfriend of the boyfriend who complimented me could have tried one one!

On Sun, Sep 1 at 7:51am,
I made someone grateful

Who was it?acquaintance
What did you do that made this person feel grateful?Played the organ for mass today.

On Sun, Sep 1 at 7:49am,
I felt grateful for something

What was it?Experience
What were you grateful for?The beauty of Sunday liturgy and the pleasure of playing the organ for services again. :)

On Sat, Aug 31 at 11:06pm,
I felt grateful for something

What was it?Opportunity
What were you grateful for?Having the time to myself today to finish the upstairs purge and begin the downstairs purge. Hopefully I will get the stuff out of the house before Christmas!