Reality bites. Life doesn’t hand you a manual. You just have to figure things out on your own or with the help of others who also haven’t come across the same manual you are looking for.
I learned a lot of lessons, and one of these is that the best things are free and fun.
Plus, you don’t need a password; you just need to live life as it is.
As red as it gets…..
Of course it helps to at least own a great pair of shoes…………
Yesterday, I had one full minute free. So I mindlessly and aimlessly unlocked the door and stepped outside, but not before Gabby sensed something afoot and rushed to put on her rain boots. It wasn’t raining but she loves this shiny polka dotted pair I bought her for less than a dollar in the grocery store.
“Mama! Mama!” she breathlessly shouts at me, “Let’s play in muddy puddles!” She was mimicking Peppa Pig, one of her favorite cartoon characters.
For one full minute, we walked outside. Then I just stood there watching her. She went crazy. She was ecstatic.
In silence I pointed at the sky and she kept chuckling at some tiny birds that flew over the horizon in a V formation.
I contemplated on how amazing my life is, now that I have my daughter in it. I even forgot to take pictures for posterity!
Quote and wallpaper photo taken from picsgag.com
Well, we should do this more often.
“Tomorrow!” she suggests and I nod in agreement.
Did something magical happen to you yesterday?
Entrepreneur Andrew Chen does something cool and unique with a Post-It.
“I have (it) taped to the monitor that says: 3pm – Floss – Drink water – Stretch and I have an alarm on my computer that fires at 3pm. I try to remember to do that every day, though I’m not great at it.”
Find time to smell the flowers…amidst columns of books
How do you take breaks while working? How do you keep smiling even during stressful, work-filled days?
Here’s a quick survey, guys..
Do you hate Mondays?
Broody Moody Lady
Or do you look forward to them?
Three cheers plus one more!
Six hours into Monday, I’m basically this way: