Good News + Gratitudes Jar 3.0

If you've been following me here or on social media for a while, you know that a couple of years ago, my family and I started a Good News + Gratitudes Jar. You can see last years post about it here (including tips on how we set ours up). Admittedly, the number of notes seemed to be a little less than past years, but nonetheless, many sweet, thoughtful, and kind notes were written and we shared them with each other on News Year Day. I think everyone secretly loves this family tradition; I've already spotted every one of my family members writing notes to add to this years jar! What family traditions do you love to do with your family? I'd love to hear in the comments.

Happy New Year!

xo, Lori Family creates notes of gratitude to place in jar throughout the year.

Son writes a funny note and reads note from Good News and Gratitudes Jar.


Young girl reads folded notes from gratitude jar.Young boy reads gratitude note while father watches.Young girl laughs at funny gratitude note. Daughter reads notes of gratitude. A son, daughter and father read and laugh gratitude notes.A son, daughter and father sit around dining room table reading notes from Good News and Gratitudes Jar.Family members read notes of gratitude to each other.

Family members read notes of gratitude as part of family tradition.

Family writes notes of gratitude throughout the year and share in the first week of the new year.