Seven Attitudes of Gratitude at #DadChat

 attitudes of Gratitude

Welcome to 2013 and Happy New Year. Our first #DadChat of the year took on the themes of my last two columns, New Year’s List: Seven Attitudes of Gratitude and Christmas and New Year’s: Best Time of the Year, 12 Reflections. We talked about GRATITUDE Thursday, January 3 from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. PT/9:00 – 10:00 p.m. ET. It was quite inspiring as you can read in the transcript. Join us EVERY Thursday at the same time, same place, same hashtag!

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New Year’s List: Seven Attitudes of Gratitude

Okay, I haven’t done this list before, but it is now going to be an annual event. Gratitude, as my friend Dennis Prager espouses, is the number one ingredient to happiness. I completely concur. He wrote a whole book on happiness and dedicates one hour of his weekly show to that topic because he believes happy people make a better world. Don’t you?

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Radio Show: Thanksgiving Special

First air date: Thursday, November 22, 2012

Featured guests:

Pastor Drew Sams  (Calvary Church, Westlake Village, CA) for “Teen Rap”

This is our Thanksgiving special and the column referenced is, “What Does Thanksgiving Mean to You?” and the discussion is about Thanksgiving, with quotes from readers, the Bible, famous and less famous people. Also relevant is “Ten Things I Am Thankful For This Thanksgiving.”

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#Thanksgiving Gratitude for the Whole Family

How many people use Thanksgiving to reflect on their lives, to express gratitude for their blessings, and to reflect on those less fortunate? As a parent, this is one of those fabulous teaching moments for kids. Of course, prepare the great meal and invite friends and family, but perhaps there is greater good to be had? (Note: Enjoy last years Thanksgiving column, too)

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Radio Show: Making a Difference, One Person at a Time

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Featured guests:

Wayne Levine ( for “The Men’s Room.”

Pastor Drew Sams ( for “Teen Rap.”

Special Guest, Dr. Jennifer Weberman (The Parenting Playground)

This show is loosely based on this week’s “A Dad’s Point-of-View” column, How to Make a Difference: One Person at a Time. We discuss making a difference here.

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