A study shows grateful people have increased their satisfaction with their work, motivation, energy, have a better sleep and health, and reduced their sadness and stress. Those people are more engaged with their environment, leading to greater personal growth, and self-acceptance.
We all can see that 2020 has begun with numerous of tragic events, starting with Australia bushfires, Jakarta flood, and many more. More people are dying due to Covid-19 and losing their job day by day, leaving people dazed in the wake of a rapidly spreading global pandemic that’s waging war on our communities, the economy, and the idea of life.
But maybe, what if this is the new normal? The new normal where everyone should be able to adapt with the current situation and have new ways to survive. It’s tough. Sometimes, all it takes is a small act like expressing gratitude to put everything else into a perspective.
So, what are the reasons we can be grateful for right now in our life?