Seven Days of Blessings

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Monday:
Today is the beginning, the start of a new day, a new week,new promise in the air. Sunshine bright and Smiles wide.
 
I am grateful to see this new day.
I am grateful for the spring in my step and the joy in my heart.
I am grateful for the sharpness of my senses, to breathe, smell, touch and feel.
 
 
 
Tuesday:
The week has begun, the challenge well under-way. Happy at home, surrounded by love and cheer.
 
I am grateful for my Pa. For your patience and understanding. For your belief in my future. For your trust that I can do what I set out to do.
I am grateful for your love. I am grateful that you trained me even when the money wasn’t there to pay for my education, I am grateful that you borrowed it. I am grateful that you didn’t give up on us. I am grateful for the man you are. I am grateful that you show me how my man should treat me by the way you treat my mother. I am grateful.
 
I am grateful for Mama. I am grateful for the iron gloves you trained us with, it made me the disciplined person I am today. I am grateful you thought me responsibility. I am grateful you taught me how to take care of my husband through the way you care for my father. I am grateful you were willing to run barefoot to my school to get me when you heard there was a riot. I am grateful you loved me that much. I am grateful for your gratitude over the little things I can do for you today. I am grateful for your prayers. I am grateful for letting me inherit your humor. I am grateful for my siblings. I am grateful.
 
I am grateful for my siblings. I am grateful for our diverse outlooks and opinions. I am grateful we have never been accused of taking what is not ours. I am grateful that we are all healthy. I am grateful you shared your love of books, movies and music with me. I am grateful for your examples.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday:
Middle of the week. Hard at work, appreciation in my heart, my payment is gratitude.
 
I am grateful for my boss, a woman of courage. She saw a naive young girl with no experience and gave her the benefit of the doubt. I am grateful for the opportunity you have given me and continue to give me. I am grateful that you challenge me. I am grateful that you gave me such a beautiful place to grow in.
 
I am grateful for my teachers. Primary, secondary and tertiary.I am grateful you took the time to make a shy girl feel welcome. I am grateful for the titbits you taught me. I am grateful you believe in me. I am grateful
 
I am grateful for my schools. I am grateful I escaped so many floggings. I am grateful you showed me the beautiful world of knowledge and books. I love them till this day.
 
 
 
 
Thursday:
Wow, it’s Decipher meeting day already!
 
I am grateful for a little dream that is growing everyday. I am grateful for all the success we have being able to register. I am grateful for all the places you have taken me and all that I can go still. I am grateful for the change we are helping to create.
 
I am grateful for my passion and belief in what we can do. I am grateful to see what can be done and how we can do it. I am grateful we are trying.
 
I am grateful for my team. A beautiful group of people who laugh together and share stories. I am grateful you have all become family. I am grateful we dream together, work together and play together. I am grateful I look forward to seeing you guys. I am grateful for the smile on my face when I see it is one of you calling. I am grateful that you claim ownership of Decipher Solutions. I am grateful.
 
 
 
 
Friday:
Alhamdulillah, it’s Jummat.
 
I am grateful for Islam. I am glad it teaches me how to be a decent human being. I am grateful to partake in Ramadaan and Jumaat. I am grateful to look forward to Hajj. I am grateful for the global community of brothers and sisters. I am grateful that we still have logical leaders. I am grateful we still preach brotherhood and love. I am grateful that the black clouds have not swallowed us wholly. I am grateful for the promise of the hereafter. I am grateful for the vast knowledge still to be gained.
 
I am grateful to see the end of the week. I am grateful I can wear my colorful native fabrics today. I am grateful I don’t have to fight traffic tomorrow.I am grateful.
 
I am just simply grateful,
 
 
 
 
Saturday:
Still in bed, breakfast at 2pm.
 
I am grateful I have friends willing to take me to the cinemas today.
 
I am grateful for the new concept note I am working on.
 
I am grateful tomorrow is still weekend :0
 
 
 
 
Sunday:
The end of the week.
 
I am grateful that a new week begins tomorrow. I am grateful that next week I will be grateful for new things and old things. I am grateful.
 
I am grateful for the intellectual meeting I had with Chioma over our Acumen Course.
 
I am grateful I am still different. I am grateful they cannot easily put me in a box. I am grateful for my health, my life, all my blessing. And I am grateful, oh so grateful, my tummy is still flat.Yes! \(-_-)/
 
 
 
 
Thank you for reading to the end.

Seven Days of Blessings first appeared in Facebook Notes

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