Happy Thanksgiving Canada!

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to celebrate the many wonderful things in our lives. As people in Canada travel long distances to share in the festivities with family and friends, it is time to reflect and give thanks. Personally, I like Thanksgiving because of the friendships, joy and love expressed among best of friends, family, old acquaintances and people we are meeting for the first time.

By reflecting quietly, I realize how grateful I am for all those who have touched my life. Sometimes it is an encouraging word from a stranger, that unexpected phone call, or a random text from someone you are missing that reminds me of how truly blessed I am. Reaching out to those special people in our lives is a fantastic byproduct of Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is a special day. I wish you and your family all the best on this day of thanks! And if all else fails, remember:

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I am a grateful golfer! Time to eat some turkey!

Written by Jim Burton from The Grateful Golfer blog.

Olympic Golf – Let The Games Begin

Olympic golf starts today! Starting with the men, players from 41 countries will vie for a gold medal in the hopes of bringing pride to themselves and their country. The debate about the value of having golf return to the Olympics after 112 years still rages on, but the fact is that Olympic golf has returned.

It is quite possible that many of the world’s top golfers who decided to opt out of going to Rio might second guess their decision, but that is a discussion for another day. Today, it is about the 60 players who did show up to go for the gold! It is those players we should support and focus our positive thoughts towards. Continue reading

I am a Grateful Golfer!

Not much going on today. I just wanted to wish you a fantastic May 24 weekend. Monday is a holiday in Canada, so Canadians are opening up their cottages after a long winters nap, starting their gardens, taking a little trip and of course golfing!

create a grateful golferI hope you have an awesome weekend and enjoy the wonderful weather with your friends and family.

I am a grateful golfer! See you on the links!