Thanksgiving Wishes

My friend, IlinaP, who blogs at Dirt & Noise wrote this fantastic post that captures all of the things that I wish for this Thanksgiving and every day:

More loving, less loathing.

More helping, less hindering.

More giggles, less gloom.

More humility, less hubris.

More friendship, less fighting.

More praise, less pain.

More delight, less depression.

More glee, less grief.

More smiles, less sadness.

More gratitude, less grousing.

More respect, less ridicule.

More shining, less shunning.

More grace, less grandeur.

More loftiness, less lowliness.

More hugging, less hitting.

More agreement, less agitation.

More compromises, less conflicts.

More affection, less affliction.

More joking, less jeering.

More hope, less hate.

Have a Happy Thanksgiving.

Stay Strong,

Question: What is your Thanksgiving Wish?

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Frederick J. Goodall

Frederick J. Goodall is the founder of Mocha Dad - a parenting website focused on fatherhood. He is passionate about parenting and helping men to be great dads, husbands, and role models. You can contact him at or on Twitter at

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