Tomorrow is a marked day, but today is a day worth living. Any day you wake up breathing is a good day. Live it like it’s your last.
Today we had a No Screen Day. It was challenging and fun. We went to a park and played, had a picnic lunch, and went to a bookstore. When we got home we read and napped. I found that I was the one who missed my screen. The kids didn't even ask until we were… Continue reading Day 86
Today is my 19260th day being alive. I still feel like a child in my head. An educated, experienced but young person lives in my aging traitorous body. I refuse to let age dictate my happiness.
Simple is often better. Simple is less expensive and less stressful. Simple is easy. When struggling to make a decision, look for the simple solution. Happiness will follow.
Actions speak a louder truth than the truth you speak with your voice. Show me what is important to you by what you do, not what you say. Show me who you really are, don’t tell me.
Casual hobbies are a must for relaxing your brain. Even those past times that seem violent on the surface will relax the participants. Archery, target shooting, football, boxing, gaming or competition knitting. Find your way to relax. Don’t worry about the naysayers. They can find their own zen.
One adulting skill that does not come naturally is adaptability. You must learn to move and adjust your sails on the raging ocean that is this life. There is a difference when talking about evolution and adapting. You do not need to evolve into a different human type. Stay true to who you are; however,… Continue reading Day 64
Sometimes it just all about the sweets. I am supposed to be watching my sugar intake. Yeah yeah yeah.... I just want to eat cake. Why is it all the yummy stuff in life is bad for you?
Some days you just need to rest. If you’re tired...nap. If you’re sleepy...sleep. If your brain is full of unorganized chaos...turn it off for a few minutes with a short eyes closed pause. Give your mind what it needs.
Life does weird things to your physical self. The food we eat, air we breathe, and other planetary factors affect humans in good and bad ways. Drink more water. Eat less junk. Rest when you’re tired. Go barefoot when you can. Do whatever is possible to keep your physical self healthy. Easier said than done.