It’s the time of year when we pause to remember all that we have and be thankful and we have lots to be thankful for. But it seems as though being thankful isn’t something that comes naturally to us. If you have children you know this. What’s the one thing you’re always teaching and saying to your kids? “Remember to say…’thank you’.

It seems being thankful is a learned behaviour. And like anything we learn if we don’t continually practice them we begin to forget how to do whatever it is we learned. Being thankful is something we need to intentionally and continually practice.

So here’s the big question: why don’t we? That’s the question we’re going to explore today.