Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

Taking Time out to Be Grateful

Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

Taking Time out to Be Grateful

Article excerpt

Fallon

Hudson

Columnist

fallon.hudson@dailymercury.com.au

GROWING up, every night I would say a little prayer. It started with C[pounds sterling]now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keepC[yen]. During the same chat with Jesus, I would ask him to look after my friends and family.

As I grew older and graduated from my Catholic high school, I havenCOt really said too many prayers.

But for the past few weeks, I have been taking time out to be grateful. Each night before I go to sleep, I run through all the things I am blessed with.

It has been a very thought-provoking exercise, which has allowed me to improve my overall happiness. While I may not have millions; live like a queen or have the body of a model, I have decided groaning about what I donCOt have is a void exercise Co there are no benefits to it. …

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