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Feeling Gratitude and Not Expressing it...

Posted on: November 27, 2019

It's Thanksgiving

...Is Like Wrapping a Present and Not Giving It."   ~William Arthur Ward 


It's Thanksgiving!!  Odds are most of us will be spending time with family and/or friends.  It is the day when most people are asked "What are you thankful for?" or "What are you grateful for?"  Hopefully we think about all that we have to be grateful for more than just once a year.  But it seems like being grateful is only half of the equation.  Expressing our feelings of gratitude takes things full circle; it lets peoples know how important they are to us.  It lets them know that they matter and that what they have to offer matters.  Sometimes we can express our thanks with a simple "Thanks so much!"  Or we can be more descriptive about specifically how someone's contribution impacted us. 
 
There are all sorts of relationships in which we can express our gratitude both in our personal and professional lives.  If you're interested in some creative ideas for various situations, click here.  It's a long list so there's something for everyone!  Even if you choose just one new technique, as long as you put it into practice, it will make a positive difference for all involved.  
 
Here is the question:  
  
How often do you express the gratitude you feel?  What is your favorite way of expressing those feelings? 

 

 

 

Mess Mender Services

The Preliminary Consultation (60-90 Minutes): We will tour your home and talk about what you would like to change and what you could do with your space that clutter is keeping you from accomplishing. After the tour, we will create a plan of action for transforming your space from overwhelming to outstanding$50.00/session

On-going Consulting: Designed to help you conquer your organizing challenges, our on-going sessions consist of coaching around organizing and my hands-on help with decluttering and removal of any items you decide to donate. Donating helps you see more progress right away and it prevents the donation items from becoming a new pile of clutter. $50.00/hour

*All clients receive a postcard after each session that summarizes the activity in that session and celebrates progress! 

Please contact me to set up your consultation at 513.305.0401 or Polly@PollyGiblin.com. You can also use the contact form to submit your request/inquiry.

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