Memorial Day: Practicing Gratitude in Everyday Life

Memorial Day weekend has become an interesting American phenomenon. I dont really check Facebook or social media (because when I do, I feel like I get bombarded by negativity) but I can guess what types of pictures are popping up after this weekend. Family trips to the lake Cookouts American flags Sunburnt couples in beach chairs The point is its an incredibly FUN time for everyone, and we all like to show off our American pridemy family and I included!

But in the middle of all of that, we get totallylost. We forget to think about WHY we are celebrating And WHO exactly we are celebrating. Im not saying we dont know what Memorial Day means Its just that most of the time, that takes a b