29/12/2015

5 things I am grateful for today: The progress I have made on my animation so far. All of the people who are reading, liking and following my blog – thank you for your interest and support! Being comfortable and warm at home. Things to watch on TV that keep me from getting bored while…

28/12/2015

5 things I am grateful for today: My loving and understanding boyfriend. My lovely family. My mum, who cooks dinner for me when I am at home from University. The Internet and its abundance of information! Myself, who I don’t show enough gratitude to. I work so hard, and sometimes I push myself much harder than…

25/12/2015 & 26/12/2015

I missed a day (whoops)! I think I can be excused since it was Christmas though! 🙂 So here are 7 things I am grateful for from yesterday and today: Spending time with family. The lovely presents I received from everyone. Being able to see all the awesome artwork and planning process from The Legend…

24/12/2015

5 things I am grateful for today: My beautiful dog Chibi. The (slow but steady) progress on my university project. Respect from (some of) my friends for my personal choices. Not having to be outside in the rain. Lovely conversations with my boyfriend. Really not feeling Christmassy yet, hopefully tomorrow morning it might hit me…

23/12/2015

5 thing I am grateful for today: White Collar series and Netflix to keep me going while I’m doing my work. Matt Bomer’s gorgeous face (of course). The sweet messages from my boyfriend, showing me his niece and what he was up to today. It feels good to share your life with someone and for…

22/12/2015

5 things I am grateful for today: My new headset. The lovely dinner mum cooked me. The snacks provided at my friend’s house. Spending time with friends today, catching up and sharing university stories and having intellectual discussions about politics. The presents my friend gave to me for Christmas.

21/12/2015

3 thing I am grateful for today (definitely not this headache): Skype, had a lovely chat with my bf. My artworks, its nice to look back on my work. My bed (I can’t wait to go to sleep today). Only doing 3 today as I can’t think of another 2. Hope you all had a…

20/12/2015

Today, 5 things I am grateful for are: The Japanese lessons I have with my mum’s friend. Hearing Chibi’s cute little bark in the garden. My 3DS XL and the games that make me happy. My boyfriend (today we have been together 2 months, it feels like longer haha!) My beautiful sister who redyed my…

19/12/2015

5 things I am grateful for today: My lovely friends. The people who made TV Paint, which is an awesome animation software. The FutureLearn course I am doing online which is helping me with my RSA project. My parents, who provide with the stuff I need for my university course. This blog, which is helping…

18/12/2015

As stated on greatergood.berkeley.edu (http://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/why_gratitude_is_good) gratitude is good for main reasons: Gratitude allows us to celebrate the present. Gratitude blocks toxic, negative emotions. Grateful people are more stress resistant. Grateful people have a higher sense of self-worth. I have tried to keep a gratitude journal before, however it has not stuck as a habit. Hopefully…