If I had to sum up 2017 thus far, I think it would be in that phrase: grace, gratitude, and giving up.
Grace, Gratitude, and Giving Up.
April the Giraffe should also fall into my summary of 2017 because sh’s always on my computer screen. I’m working the front desk, typing up this blog post, listening to The Beatles, and watching her. C’mon girl! I mean, take your time, but c’mon!
Three days back from spring break, and oof I have so much work on my plate. Surprisingly though, I’m not too worked up about it. If I was, it’d be radio silence over here on the blog. Instead, I’m feeling pretty good, and that’s huge for me.
My automatic response to life is to get up and go. From the minute I wake up, I need to be doing something. Productivity is my addiction. It’s pretty difficult for me to just sit around and re-watch a movie I’ve already seen. That feels like wasted time. Even in those first few minutes after waking up, I jump out of bed. I’m awake! There are tasks to accomplish! [Read more…]