I Asked 75 People What They Felt Gratitude For in 2020

Here’s what they said — and what I learned from it

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What can we salvage from this year?

It turns out that even amongst the smoking downed aircraft that is 2020, we’re hardwired to search for the things we’re grateful for.

Reading the responses, I was struck by how people turned negatives (like being forced inside for months on end) into positives, simply by changing their framework.

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First Up, We Were Grateful for…Food!

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Secondly, We Felt Gratitude for New Skills and New Habits

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Third, People Had Fun With the The Humorous Side of Gratitude

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Fourth, Spending More Time Inside Made Us More Grateful for Nature

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And the Winner Is…Gratitude for Connection, Friends, and Family

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And this is important, because gratitude improves the relationship for both parties.

Resources to Build Your Gratitude in 2021 — And Beyond!

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The Thank You Note Challenge

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Satirist and pizza scientist. Co-founder of The Belladonna + Satire and Humor Festival. Buy my book “New Erotica for Feminists” here! https://amzn.to/2HnQf8m

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