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Memory Lane Part 1 of 2 - KEVIN V!

We sat down with Kevin Voeltz this week to catch up with him since he received our first state of gratitude grant over 6 months ago!  We cover all the hot topics such as puppies, living alone in recovery, support systems, and celebrating a year of continuous sobriety... and many more.  Congratulations Kevin we are soo proud of you! Keep it up!   

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The Squad is GROWING! Alisa Z!

I am beyond delighted and grateful to introduce the newest member of the team. She came to me through a mutual friend and the sparks flew from Day One. There was no doubt in my mind that she is not only an incredible woman, but highly capable, bright, and ally. I am beyond excited for what the future has in store as we look to launch our pride collection as well as our new athleisure collection!  Here are her words, which can also be found under SQUAD. My name is Alisa Zhamnov. I’m 28 years old, a Pisces, and the newest member of the State of Gratitude Gang! I am so excited to support an initiative that is so close...

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Is March Madness Over?

I can’t even begin to describe how happy I am that we are about to enter the month of April! March was by far one of the most emotionally volatile months I have had in a long time. Dealing with the passing of a grandfather, personal struggles, personal triumphs, both highs and lows with my initiative… I can’t even get into all the details since not only would that take about 30 pages, but I feel like it would be better suited for my life memoir (being published on TBD, lol).  But in all seriousness, what an opportunity to remember the importance of living in a State of Gratitude. Often times, I feel repetitive in my speech, constantly saying things that...

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The Reality or Perception of The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City

Back in a Miami after a brief hiatus, I feel like a debutante marking my return to the Magic City. But today, there is a different city on my mind, Salt Lake City. I have to admit I am a huge fan of the Real Housewives franchises! All the cities, sign me up, Andy Cohen I am here ready to be a guest on Watch What Happens Live!  I may be the first to say something like this, but this three part reunion has me inspired to write on a topic that has come to my mind. I feel like there is a very strong message that can be taken away from this reunion special.  I wanna take a moment...

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Valentine's Day Gratitude Walk

As we all may already know, this last year has been tough on so many individuals. Optimism and Gratitude being the theme for 2021, we have decided to do something a little different than the typical romantic candlelit dinner for two. As a beautiful holiday approaches.. Valentine’s Day. Let’s spread love to those who need it most! State of Gratitude is hosting a Valentine’s Gratitude Walk to distribute “Valentine’s Day” care packages to Miami’s in-need population on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at 10am for those who are interested in being a part. Let’s make the world an even smaller place and show love to those who live right here in the Magic City. This year we will have many, many...

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