You have no cause for anything but gratitude and joy.
What treasures are right there for you everyday? What great abundances do you take for granted? What small little sights and object are present, yet you give them no mind? What is already in your life that makes you smile and carries happiness with it? Perhaps it is the smell of the soap when you shower. Or your favorite music on the radio. It might be your cat lying in a sun spot on the floor. You know that you are surrounded with so much that can, if you just notice, bring you a sense of joy and happiness. Our lives can be transformed by an awareness of gratitude, and happiness follows with certainty.
This is, I think, such a simple, yet profound, lesson. Remembering to count our blessings is something every one of us can do. It just takes a moment…
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