A couple of years ago, I was lucky enough to go hang out with my daughter in Vancouver for a long weekend. As has always been her nature, the weekend was jam-packed with activities and friends and school….but we did take a moment to watch the sunset.
I really love the weekends. I love wearing my daughter’s old sweats. Having a chance to read a book. Hang out with my hubby. “Chat” with my son via some electronic method or another. Not be at work. Think about the summer……
Yes, that’s a line from a Justin Bieber song. I hear that song every day, Monday to Friday. One of the students I support LOVES it. The student often bursts into song, singing loudly. At moments that some consider inappropriate. Like circle time, when the teacher is taking attendance or reading a book. Or in …
Don’t knock the weather; nine-tenths of the people couldn’t start a conversation if it didn’t change once in a while. – Kin Hubbard I won’t knock the weather, but I will find something else to look at than the snow outside my window!
Tomorrow is Epilepsy Awareness Day and the colour to wear is PURPLE. I will be wearing purple to raise awareness and to honour my daughter’s friend, Aimee, who passed away five years ago. I never met Aimee, but I know that she was a very wonderful, caring person who had a smile that could light …
So let the sun shine in face it with a grin. Smilers never lose and frowners never win. So let the sun shine in face it with a grin Open up your heart and let the sun shine in.
Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder. – Rumi
I’m having to employ a great deal of patience these days….sometimes just thinking about how it is that this flower got to have such vibrant colours reminds me that things take time….
“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” – Dr. Seuss
Today was a tough one, but there is such beauty in the world of nature that by sharing some of that beauty, the day feels less ugly.