Happy Father's Day

Notes on Gratitude

“A miracle is not defined by an event. A miracle is defined by gratitude.” (Here If You Need Me, p. 181)

Our ability to feel grateful grows with patient practice, with taking the time to notice the events, people, places and things—big and small—that bring us peace, joy, and love.

Click the photo to see more. Today: Happy Father's Day and when gratitude is tinged by grief.

 

  • 21 June 2015
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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The power of belonging. . .

Things I Love, Notes on Gratitude

You’ve probably read these words before and likely will again, but here goes:

Amy Ferris rocked my world!
(She kissed me, too, on the lips (and maybe a tooth or two), but that’s another story.)

Click the photo to read more about my HERshop experience with Amy.

  • 14 June 2015
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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What I'm reading. . .

Just Finished, Up Next

A few words about what I'm reading and why. Click the photo to learn more. . .

  • 6 June 2015
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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Your meme or mine?

The other day I was scrolling through my morning Facebook feed when I saw a meme that stopped my pointer finger in its track. The meme, posted by a friend of mine, read, “Sometimes the strongest among us are the ones who smile through silent pain, cry behind closed doors, and fight battles no one knows about.”

Oh, no, I thought. No, no, no.

Click the photo to read more.

  • 3 June 2015
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
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Today it's as simple as this. . .

Some Things That I Love, Notes on Gratitude

“A miracle is not defined by an event. A miracle is defined by gratitude.” (Here If You Need Me, p. 181)

Part of my journey over the last couple of years has been to cultivate a practice . . .Click the flower photo to see more.

  • 27 May 2015
  • Author: Tracey Yokas
  • Number of views: 1558
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