Day 181 of my 365 days of thankfulness

Another month in 2022 is in my rearview mirror on my road to express thankfulness. This adventure sometimes becomes a challenging task, but I’m discovering so many things to be thankful for each day. Focusing on the positive despite all the tragedy in the world makes me happy. It motivates me to work toward a positive change and being grateful drives away fear. I can see so many potholes in the road, but I start my day searching for the blessings in my life. These events or things might seem small and insignificant, but they add up to a giant pile of happiness at the end of the road. I am inviting you to come along for the ride. Why don’t we all travel the road of gratefulness in June? This post covers day 181 of my 365 days of thankfulness.  

Day 181 of my 365 days of thankfulness

On day 181 of my 365 days of thankfulness, I am grateful to live on the third rock from the sun. This planet is amazing when you look at the other places in our solar system. We have water and soil for growing food. It is also tough enough to take the abuse we inflict on it and still survive. I never realized how our perfect planet supports the life living on it until we visited the Delta College Planetarium in Bay City Michigan. I am grateful today for the planet earth. It is my home and the place in our solar system where life exists. We shouldn’t take this miracle for granted.

This old lady is down to earth

This old lady has learned thanksgiving is a matter of choice. Don’t let anyone tell you differently. Even in dark places, it is good to seek the light. My blessings may not be the same as yours because I’m old. I bet if you dig deep, you can come up with something to be thankful for today. Don’t neglect to see the good things before your face because you hear the world is falling apart. Let me tell you a secret. The world always falls apart when you focus on the doom and gloom. You won’t always find thankfulness an easy road, but it’s an adventure we can all take together. What are you thankful for today? Leave a comment, and bless my heart. I  am not being sarcastic when I say that. I could use the encouragement as much as the next person.

Who is Molly Shea?

Molly Shea is an accomplished fictional short story writer from Indiana who writes short stories and novels about a fictional town called Tecumseh.  To read more of her short stories and adventures, click here.

Be sure to follow Molly on Twitter!

Important Qualities
I brought Carol S. Dweck's Mindset home because it caught my attention. …
Day 340 of my 365 Days of Thankfulness
Come along for the ride. Why don't we all travel the road …
No Shortcuts
I brought Carol S. Dweck's Mindset home because it caught my attention. …
Day 339 of my 365 Days of Thankfulness
Come along for the ride. Why don't we all travel the road …

Published by henhouselady

I am the author of Saving the Hen House. I didn't know when I started it would turn into a series. I love to ride motorcycles, the blues, my family, and going on adventures. This old hen rocks.

3 thoughts on “Day 181 of my 365 days of thankfulness

  1. I used to go to the planetarium in Pittsburgh, and I’ve been to the one in Harrisburg. The planetarium is a terrific place for learning. Thanks for sharing about your visit.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: