A Very Busy, Happy Day

We all have days that are very busy and we all have days that are very happy. Unfortunately sometimes those days aren’t the same day. But I just had a day that was a very busy, happy day! And it made me think about what I need to do to have more days like it.

A very busy, happy day

A Very Busy, Happy Day

The Wonders of Sunrise

Last night I didn’t sleep at all. By the very wee hours I was exceptionally frustrated. All I wanted to do was sleep. As the sky just began to lighten I went to sit on the porch. At least if I began complaining about lack of sleep no one would have to hear it. But as I sat there I experienced again the wonders of sunrise.

The Wonders of Sunrise

The Wonders of Sunrise

My Year to Shine Again

The daily word prompt “shine” got me thinking!

Last year wasn’t the best for me. I was feeling really low about just about everything. That’s unusual for me since I generally have a ridiculously optimistic attitude. But it wasn’t the circumstances as much as my attitude that made the year so rough. So this year I’ve decided is my year to shine again!

Even when life is tough you can shine!

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A Joyful Heart

The Bible states that “A joyful heart makes a cheerful face, but when the heart is sad, the spirit is broken.” Proverbs 15:13 It’s true, of course. Our spirits are so easily broken when our hearts are sad. It’s easy to be sad at heart, especially in the world we live in today. Modern conveniences and mass communication can be wonderful but they also often lead to us feeling sorrowful. But, so much more often than not, I have a joyful heart. In fact, I’m generally so cheerful I actually worry about it sometimes.

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