50 Things to Be Thankful for This Thanksgiving

Did you know that being grateful is good for the body and soul? It is scientifically proven to improve psychological health, physical health, sleep quality, self esteem, resiliency, and our relationships with others. Thinking of three things you’re grateful for each day, for example, is an excellent practice for our health and well being. This is the perfect time of year to reflect: what are you thankful for this Thanksgiving?

If you need some inspiration to remind you of the good in your life, read on!

What Are You Thankful For This Thanksgiving? | Oregon Wine | Rainstorm Wines of the Willamette Valley

What Are You Thankful For This Thanksgiving? 50 Good Answers

  1. Health
  2. Friends Who Care
  3. Freedom to Practice Your Religion/Faith – or Not, As You Choose
  4. Your Family
  5. Weekends!
  6. Your Pets and Their Unconditional Love
  7. Mistakes You Have Made – and Lessons You Have Learned
  8. Your Home and a Comfortable Bed to Sleep In
  9. Breathing Beautiful, Clean Oregon Air
  10. Laughter
  11. Safety
  12. Time to Spend With People
  13. Hobbies
  14. Books!
  15. Kind Strangers
  16. Campfires
  17. Delicious, Fresh Food
  18. Crisp Oregon Wine
  19. Art – Appreciating It and/or Creating It
  20. Music
  21. Mountains, Valleys, and Waterfalls – We’ve Got Plenty Here!
  22. Indoor Plumbing
  23. The Grace of Growing Older
  24. Sunsets
  25. Movies, Games, Trivia Night
  26. Your Job
  27. AC in the Summer and Heat in the Winter
  28. Your Ability to Learn and Grown
  29. That Little Coffee Shop You Just Found
  30. Hot Showers
  31. Drinkable Water
  32. Internet Access
  33. Ability to Unplug from Internet Access!
  34. A Flight That’s On-Time
  35. A Client/Customer/Coworker Who Thanks You for Your Good Work
  36. Celebrating Someone Else’s Achievement with Joy
  37. Being Accepted By Those Who Matter
  38. The Smell of Freshly Baked Cookies or Bread
  39. Your Cozy Couch After a Long Day
  40. A Great New Binge-Worthy Show!
  41. Morning Walks
  42. Fuzzy, Warm Socks
  43. Clean Sheets
  44. Old Photo Albums and Memories
  45. A Long Drive and a Great Podcast
  46. Splashing In a Puddle, Building a Snowman, Acting Like a Kid
  47. A Win By Your Team
  48. A Good Hair Day
  49. A Luxurious Nap
  50. Being YOU

There is so much to be thankful for: not every item on this list will apply to you. Maybe you’re struggling in some areas, and that’s ok. It happens to all of us. That’s all the more reason to find a few things for which we are grateful. So, friends, we raise our glasses of Rainstorm Oregon wine to you – no matter what are you thankful for this Thanksgiving – and wish you a wonderful holiday!