Yesterday I posted all about appreciating what I have and being more gracious. Thenn, I found a post on Tumblr about a gratitude jar and just fell in love with the idea.
It's simple and easy I think the end result will be super fun. All you have to do is get a big jar and every time something good happens to you you write it down and put it in the jar. On New Year's Eve you open up all the little papers and read them to remember all the good things that happened during the year. I think it's such a neat way to remember 2014 while keeping things in perspective about how great your life really is when it comes down to all the little things.
I've also seen people do gratitude journals, which I think is very cool as well and easier to keep for a long period of time and look back on when you're older. When I was little we had a gratitude journal that the whole family wrote in and we still have it, which I love. We also had a gratitude box, similar to this, where we wrote each other little thank you notes when someone did something nice for us. Since we were young, most of them were like "Thank you momma for getting me chocolate milk!" (:
Have you ever done something like a gratitude jar or journal?