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Things to Be Thankful For

100 Little Blessings

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

For Martha... Honeybees The fragrance of flowers Kisses from children That special laughter that is genuine and loving Rain, but not too m...

Ten Things for Which I Am Grateful...

Pam Didner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Pam Didner

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I wanted to share what I am thankful for.

My Adopted Children Taught Me to Be Thankful

John M. Simmons | Posted 01.25.2014 | Parents
John M. Simmons

My wife and I adopted Sarah from Russia when she was 5. She is 13, now. Last week she provided me with a list of things that she is thankful for. It stopped me in my tracks.

Will It Matter in 5 Years?

Shelby Doherty | Posted 10.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Shelby Doherty

I live by the will-it-matter-in-five-years rule. When something happens that makes you upset, ask yourself that question, and you will find that most of the time the answer is no.

50 Thanksgiving Comments That Will Make You Melt

Posted 11.23.2012 | Good News

Community commentary might not seem like something you’d rattle off at the Thanksgiving Day table. Comments tend to be where readers we get riled up...

What Are You Thankful For This Year?

Brittany Binowski | Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate your loved ones -- even the family pets. On Monday, we asked our community members on Instagram and Twitter to ...

Thanksgiving Activities for Kids: Tree of Thanks

Jennifer Tyler Lee | Posted 01.20.2013 | Taste
Jennifer Tyler Lee

Grow a Tree of Thanks: A simple way to share appreciations this holiday.

‘Why I’m Thankful For My Divorce’ HuffPost Bloggers Weigh In

Posted 11.24.2011 | Divorce

At HuffPost Divorce, we realize that divorce can mean different things to different people. It's undoubtably an ending -- of a marriage and the dream ...

How To Find The Holy Grail Of Joy

Ann Voskamp | Posted 10.05.2011 | Religion
Ann Voskamp

I think the fall in Eden was ultimately a failure to give thanks. It's strange how we'd rather live tripping and stumbling than murmur that one word...

Thanksgiving Weekend in Boston

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jordana Zizmor

Just got back from Boston for a quick culture and food filled Thanksgiving weekend. Saturday night I saw Michael Bublé at the TD Garden and was blow...

If I Said I'm Thankful for the Wisdom of the American People, Would You Think I'm Crazy?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Hear me out, okay? When it comes to the issues, this country is overwhelmingly progressive, overwhelmingly pro-government, and overwhelmingly in favor of doing the things we need to do to build a better society.

Five Things I'm Thankful for

Paul Reiser | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paul Reiser

I'm thankful that we have one whole day to be thankful. Where you have to be thankful because it's required. And for the turkey and the football, because without it, let's be honest, it's just another Thursday.

Giving Thanks to Paul, Ringo & the Long and Winding Road

David Wild | Posted 10.05.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

This Thanksgiving I want to send all my loving to two people -- no, not my kids, or even my wife, though they're pretty fab too -- but rather two men who I think we should all be thankful to still have in our lives.

Top 5 Things I'm Thankful for

Elayne Boosler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Elayne Boosler

I am thankful that geniuses and artists and good people, no matter how hard it is, will eventually be recognized. I am doubly thankful that also goes for idiots.

How I Was Hit by the Thanksgiving Spirit -- Literally

Keli Goff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Keli Goff

This has without question been the most challenging few months of my life, and yet this is the first Thanksgiving in which I have felt the measure of peace I do this year. Why?

Here's to the Technologists

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dr. Peggy Drexler

I know that technology sometimes cheapens our lives and pollutes our world. I like it anyway. This thank you is all about me, a member of a generation that knows that "CC" on your e-mail actually stands for carbon copy.

Short List for Thanksgiving

Michael Roth | Posted 01.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Roth

I am so fortunate to work at something I really love to do. As a teacher, I see young people whose capacity for discovery and transformation is extraordinary.

Attitude of Gratitude

Jamie Lee Curtis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jamie Lee Curtis

The holidays are a time for family and friends to gather and talk and collectively think about what we can do to change. I'm grateful and thankful that we can think.

Thanksgiving 2010: HuffPost Bloggers Give Thanks

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Huffington Post

This Thanksgiving, HuffPost bloggers are stepping back to look at the bigger picture, showing that even when things aren't going your way, you can still find a lot to be thankful for.

EPA: Three Letters to Be Thankful for

Michael Brune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Brune

The Environmental Protection Agency celebrates its 40th anniversary next week, but I think it's worth taking a moment this week to be thankful for what the EPA has accomplished during four decades.

What Leading Progressives Are Thankful for

Lynn Parramore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lynn Parramore

I asked leading progressives, is there a silver lining to all of these storm clouds? Some found deep values, some found humor, but all found something important to think about this holiday season.

Thanksgiving Blessings

Cheryl Saban Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Saban Ph.D.

I took time out from baking and cleaning to whisper a silent prayer; to acknowledge that in the midst of all our holiday indulging, many people across the globe are suffering.