Blog – Growing with Gratitude


Play: The Engine of Development

Play: The Engine of Development [Claire Adams]

August 16, 2017

[GUEST POST BY CLAIRE ADAMS FROM] 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

This is a major announcement!!! Can you guess what it is?

This is a major announcement!!! Can you guess what it is?

August 9, 2017

It was announced at a media conference this week that the South Australian State Government is sponsoring Growing With Gratitude. See video below. The Adelaide Football Club is set to expand its health and well-being program for school children thanks to a $450,000 state government grant.#9News | 9 News Adelaideさんの投稿 2017年8月7日 This is big … Read More

This Exercise Will Make You Awesome

July 29, 2017

What will make you awesome? A. A jar will make you awesome. What is the Jar of Awesome? The Jar of Awesome aligns with Growing With Gratitude’s  Gratitude Jar activity. The Gratitude Jar is a very cool class and family activity. Are you someone who is looking for ways to build positive habits in your life and your families life? If … Read More

The Father Bob Maguire Foundation Needs a Home

July 24, 2017

      Many Melbournians will know of Father Bob Maguire, but perhaps may not know much about his work.  The irrepressible Father has a foundation that runs a wide range of humanitarian projects and I thought you might be interested to know more about what he and the Foundation does. As a result of … Read More

Simply put. These 5 books…WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE. But…

July 15, 2017

In this article we share 5 books that..WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE. But… The but is you will have to take action. For those of you who read at least 1 of these books and take action will be rewarded with outrageously positive shifts in your life. Just by reading 10 pages of a book a day and … Read More

Do You Have a Happiness Routine in 2017?

July 8, 2017

Research has proven you can cultivate happiness by implementing activities into your daily, weekly and monthly routines. Do you have a happiness routine in 2017 for you, your family/class? In 2017 have you been in a daily, weekly and monthly routine of positive habits? So far in 2017 have you modelled positive habits in front of … Read More

Is Mindful Mediation Just a Load of RAH RAH?

Do you have to be appreciated?

July 1, 2017

When you are serving or giving to others, have you ever stopped to ask yourself the question. How does my service really impact others? Do people really care? Do they really appreciate it? Do they feel bad about you doing something for them? You may say to yourself: “what is the point of giving to others if it’s not … Read More

Would you like to know how to shift out of a bad mood?

June 24, 2017

Laughter is something that can put you in a great mood. It can shift your mood from foul to neutral or neutral to great. Laughter makes us happy. For the majority of us our aim is to be happy. What makes you laugh? Funny people? Jokes? Comedies? Funny vision? It could be a number of things. … Read More

When you achieve a goal, when you conquer a challenge do you feel happy?

When you achieve a goal, when you conquer a challenge do you feel happy?

June 17, 2017

When you achieve a goal, when you conquer a challenge do you feel happy? I would anticipate the answer will be absolutely. Achieving goals is very satisfying, whether they be personal, family, classroom or business. I recently listened to the famous motivator/life coach Tony Robbins say “progress leads to happiness”.  Tony Robbins has consulted and advised world leaders, … Read More