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How to Raise More Grateful Children

Jennifer Breheny Wallace

Wall Street Journal

May 29, 2018

"As parents, we do our best to teach our children to be grateful, by doing things such as nagging them to writing thank you notes. Experts warn, however, that our best efforts can backfire and actually become a barrier to genuinely experiencing gratitude. Children need to learn how to 'think' gratefully, they say, not just to mindlessly go through the motions of giving thanks."