It’s no secret that we’re surrounded by a plethora of negative, stressful things going on all around us in our world right now. Many of these things like economic recession, wars, school shootings, and global warming are out of the hands of most of us to do much about as individuals. However, one thing we are in control of is how we look at things – and what we choose to focus on. I choose to seek out and notice the everyday gifts that are all around us every day if we pause and pay attention. I share a few examples in this article. Hope it may inspire you to do the same!