Are We All Children in Adult Bodies?

Recently, a friend of mine was going through a very tough time and he said, it came to a point that I just wanted to say….. “I want my Mommy” Of course I laughed at first, but then I started to think about how many times I’ve heard people say, “How did my life get so complicated?

Sometimes when I drive by a playground, I stop and think how simple it was back then when all you had to decide was it the swing set or the sand box……..

Which brings me to the advantages of embracing gratitude to cope with our lives that have become so complex since those days back at the playground.

We have so many choices that we seem to just give over to fate, life, or some other invisible force.  To be happy or sad, grateful or ungrateful, and so many other opposing feelings are still a choice that we get to make.

You can decide TODAY to be happy not sad, positive not negative, and grateful not ungrateful TODAY.

If you believe that we are in fact just children in adult bodies, stop today and think about some of the ways that you could get some of the fun pieces that you had when you were a child before you grew up.  Embracing an attitude of gratitude will make it much easier to do so.

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Author:
David George Brooke - That Gratitude Guy, has been a speaker, coach, and best-selling author for over 25 years. He is a former Nordstrom store manager and has managed in the corporate world for over 30 years. His published works include “That Gratitude Guy’s Daily Gratitude Journal”, “Monday Morning Minutes: 100 Messages of Gratitude”, “Six-Word Lessons to Embrace Gratitude” and a number of other books on gratitude. As a result of his passion for gratitude he has presented over 850 speeches & workshops in the past 9 years, including over 100 Zoom presentations in the last 2 years during the pandemic. He travels nationally and internationally to deliver this important message. He has over 1700 gratitude videos on YouTube, and over 1500 subscribers. Thousands have seen his message, and he is now considered a leading authority on how living a life of gratitude can enhance and improve your life both personally and professionally. He resides in Seattle, Washington.

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