10 Fun Ways to Put Gratitude on Your Family’s Thanksgiving Menu This Year

Being grateful is well, great — great for your health, great for your kids, and great for everyone around you. Studies show grateful people are less depressed and stressed and report higher levels of happiness and optimism. So how do you encourage gratitude in your family? Start at home — ideally around the dinner table.

35 Simple Acts of Kindness That Will Make Someone’s Day — and Yours Too

I’d never seen him before — or since for that matter — but a stranger on an airplane gave me a gift I still treasure today. And it didn’t cost him a nickel. Heading from Chicago to Los Angeles on a four-and-a-half-hour, crowded flight with a 5-, 4- and 2-year-old in tow, I was desperately