Day 357 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 challenging, but I’m discovering many things to be thankful for daily. Focusing on the positive despite all the tragedies in the world makes me happy. It motivates me to work toward positive change. 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 357 of my 365 days of thankfulness.  

Day 357 of my 365 Days of Thankfulness

On day 357 of my 365 days of thankfulness, I am grateful that we all survived the storm. We didn’t get as much snow as predicted. I am so happy about that because what we did get the wind used like tiny missiles. It still is windy. We didn’t lose our power, which is always a good thing. It is dangerously cold, so it is good to have enough food on hand to last until we can go outside. Speaking of shopping, all the stores are closed. I feel blessed that we all survived the storm without suffering harm.

This old lady is happy to survive the storm.

I have 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.

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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.

6 thoughts on “Day 357 of my 365 Days of Thankfulness

  1. I’m so glad that the storm was not extremely hard on you. I’m relieved you didn’t lose power and are supplied with food and such for the duration. We got our version of the storm yesterday. Now it’s clear but cold (single-digit temperatures).

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