Birthdays in the Year of Gratitude

Erica Rhodes
5 min readApr 1, 2021

“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” — Oprah Winfrey

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My Birthday is Monday, and no, I’m not alerting the masses (the 20 people who read my blog) to solicit your Birthday greetings. I tend to dread Birthdays.

Naturally, a Birthday forces you to evaluate where you are in your life, what you’ve accomplished since last year, and a…