The thing about this writing challenge is when you get behind, you tend to get WAY behind. I fell off the wagon for a while and am about a week behind. So, instead of calling myself a failure, or sitting down and writing umpteen posts to catch up, I’ll just write one that contains all of the days’ worth of things I missed and call it good. There’s a time in the past when I would’ve sought perfection and tried… Read more »
I’m in the mood for keeping it simple again today. That’s why I’m grateful for modern entertainment. Although I try not to watch too much, I enjoy sitting down at the end of a long day and watching some shows I’ve recorded on DIRECTV. Between that and Netflix, I’d have a hard time not finding anything to watch. It’s surprising though, how often I have something specific in mind, and can’t find it in either location. Among my favorites are: Grey’s… Read more »
There are so many people I’m hearing about that have cancer and terminal illness. I’m extremely grateful that I have my health. Yes, I wish I didn’t have a leftover baby bump, but Jennifer Garner said it perfectly. We’ll see if that changes cultural acceptance of post-pregnancy bodies. One of the things I’m most scared of is getting cancer, or losing a loved one to it. I think I have great reason to obsess over the thought. After all, everyone… Read more »
Today, I’m grateful for Creativity. I’ve been spending time around a lot of creative people lately. Sometimes, it’s easy to feel like I’ve got this creative thing in the bag and that whatever I want to create – I should just go forth and do. However, that’s not always the way I feel. The biggest downside to being creative is this nasty little thing called comparison. It’s a double-edged sword because I’m learning to be confident that the inadequacy I… Read more »
One of my favorite things about our new house is the drive in and out of the area. Every day, I get to drive past these gorgeous views I feel like I’m driving through the pages of a magazine.