Monday, October 22, 2012

Motivational Monday

As I was checking out at the grocery store yesterday, the lady  in front of me began looking at all the items I was pulling out of my cart to purchase. She asked me about a particular item that she thought looked good. She said I've never heard of that cereal before, is it good? I continued to tell her how I just loved it. She asked me how much it was, and my reply was "I am not sure." She said to me - You don't know how much the stuff costs that you are buying? That is probably $4 cereal, you must be rich. That comment made me feel about  this big I continued to tell her no, I am not rich... I just always buy the same things. If you really knew me, you would know how much I say how expensive groceries have gotten. Throughout my conversation with this woman, it made me realize some of the things I take for putting food on the table for my family. I am fortunate enough to not necessarily have to look at the prices at a grocery store for what I need. I know that if I truly need it, I am going to buy it no matter what the price is. When it comes to other purchases, I am all about looking for the best deal. It just makes me appreciate what I do have - because there are people that are not as fortunate. 

I am blessed
I am grateful
I am excited
I am thankful
I am happy 


  1. Great post! Reminding me of all my blessings! Thanking God for his goodness!

    Have a great Monday!



  2. Love when little things in life like this become learning moments! Love it!

  3. Wow this is such a great reminder to be thankful for what we have! I don't even know what I would have said to her if she told me that.

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  5. Great post, I love that quote you posted. It is so easy to take things for granted and forget how blessed you truly are.

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  7. This is really cool. I love your blog. When people make comments like that, it's really awkward sometimes, but I love how you made it a positive thing.


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