50 Things to Be Thankful for Every Day

Kori McLaine | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada Living
Kori McLaine

In the spirit of giving thanks, I decided to go public with some of the entries in my gratitude journal. My goal was to compile a list of things that not only myself, but many others can also feel thankful for. As you read this list, try to figure out how many of these blessings you have experienced in your own life.

Thanks for the Long Line-Ups at the Advance Polls

Susan Eng | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Politics
Susan Eng

Did you vote? Did you watch the game? Did you have a good Thanksgiving dinner? In that order. More than any other holiday, this weekend crossed all the lines -- whether cultural, religious, political interest or sports fanaticism.

I'm Giving Thanks for the Lessons Learned From Our Dog

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 10.11.2015 | Canada Living
Jennifer Pellegrini

Five years ago, the pleas from our daughter for a puppy began. Even my husband jumped on board the puppy bandwagon. I was steadfast. No puppy, no way. Puppies turn into dogs. Dogs make messes. Dogs are expensive. Dogs break your heart.

November 11: I Remember and I Am Thankful

Lori Gard | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

I am eight. Maybe nine. We are playing, my little friends and I, on a snowdrift at school. For lack of sleds and toboggans, we are using our snow pant...

Why Gratitude Matters

Lori Gard | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

Living life with gratitude sometimes means one must offer thanks at the most un-opportune moments. Uttering words of gratitude even for those things in life which one is not always fully enjoying, passionately loving, deriving pleasure or benefiting greatly from nor receiving back a large measure of happiness.

Five Ways to Practice Gratitude

Brant Secunda and Mark Allen | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Living
Brant Secunda and Mark Allen

Once a person internalizes what it means to be grateful, fresh opportunities pop up, barriers to change disappear, and new relationships become possible. Here are five ways to learn and practice gratitude.