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[Christmas Special] How to Instill an Attitude of Gratitude in Children

December 6, 2017

[GUEST POST BY CLAIRE ADAMS FROM highstylife.com] About Claire Adams: Claire is a regular contributor to GWG. She is a personal and professional development expert, and a proud aunt of 5 precious, little gems. Being an aunt of 5 with a strong desire to have her own little darlings one day, she has  been quite immersed in the whole child … Read More

This is what Growing With Gratitude does...

The Secret of Service. You just don’t know…

November 28, 2017

Do you really know the impact you have on someone when you serve? Do you really know the impact you have on someone when you carry out an act of kindness? Do you really know the impact you have on someone when you invite them to join your sports team or social group? It is the … Read More

This is what children need to understand. Oh and adults too…

November 23, 2017

Have you ever stopped and thought about the opportunities you are presented with purely by where you live?  Recently I had a meaningful reflection. I would love to share my experience. Living in Australia, USA and Europe, just to name a few destinations lends us opportunity. Opportunity that the world has never seen before. Living in … Read More

The Surprising Science of Happiness. Plus more…

November 15, 2017

What are TED Talks? TED stands for TECHNOLOGY, ENTERTAINMENT, DESIGN. The vast majority of TED Talks are 18 minutes or less. TED’s tagline is IDEAS WORTH SPREADING. Back to TED shortly. Let’s talk about being happy. We live in a world today that rivals the pace of the fastest man in the world Usain Bolt. There is … Read More

Another quick & simple, but powerful activity to try…

November 8, 2017

Last week we shared a quick and simple, but powerful activity to try… We had such a wonderful response, we wanted to share another with you. When someone performs an act of kindness for others it has a powerful ripple affect. Not only does the person who received the kindness feel great, but the person … Read More

A quick & simple, but powerful activity to try...

A quick & simple, but powerful activity to try…

November 1, 2017

Throughout a day a lot of things happen. Some great, some pretty good, some not so good and some really not so good… What tends to consumes your mind? The good things or the not so good things? Taking a guess, I’d say, for the majority of us the negative/s consume our minds. For example, … Read More

Gratitude will make you... And this is why...

Gratitude will make you… And this is why…

October 25, 2017

We live in a world of approx. 7.2 billion people, in which over 3 billion live below what is considered the poverty line. By living in Australia, USA, UK and other developed countries we have been given a gift. We have been given an opportunity to achieve pretty much whatever we dream of. The majority … Read More

This is what Growing With Gratitude does...

This is what Growing With Gratitude does…

October 11, 2017

Our Growing With Gratitude Primary School Wellbeing, Whole School Approach is available for the 2018 school year, both here in Australia and Overseas. First and foremost we BUILD & PROTECT CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH. We do this by teaching children skills to overcome challenges and adversity. We focus on gratitude, kindness, empathy, optimism and mindfulness, the key building blocks to resilience … Read More

[GUEST POST CLAIRE ADAMS] The Cornerstones of Children’s Success in School

October 3, 2017

[GUEST POST BY CLAIRE ADAMS FROM highstylife.com] About Claire Adams: Claire is a personal and professional development expert, and a proud aunt of 5 precious, little gems. Being an aunt of 5 with a strong desire to have her own little darlings one day, she has  been quite immersed in the whole child care story and is quite familiar with … Read More