Expressing gratitude is a sure-fire ticket to helping flip the lens for which you experience the world and how you feel. Rather than seeing all that you don’t have, the path of gratitude helps ensconce yourself in a cocoon of appreciation for what you already have.   And this cocoon is magnetic. It’s full of positive energy that you release into the universe as much as bathe yourself in it.   It’s true.   This flood of appreciation activates parts of the brain that release dopamine, a potent neurochemical in the brain, that functions as a reward. This practice of gratitude can help keep your brain focused on a positive mindset.   “Gratitude can have such a powerful impact on your life because it…