…Get back up. Of course, give yourself time to rest and heal. But seriously it happens every time I’m on a roll. Every time I got things figured out, its like “wham!!” No, you don’t!
The truth is… this is life.
This is living…
The good, the bad, the ugly…it’s all apart of this beautiful, blessed yet often ugly thing we call life.
We can’t escape it, only through death can you escape it, so have some humor in the bad times, persevere through difficult times, pray through sad times and keep on keeping on.
You will never get to that stage of life where everything is perfect, it’s just not realistic. If it happens, it happens in fleeting moments, so enjoy them as you encounter them, take note, make memories and cherish it.
I was hit with a cold right before the Super Bowl. Most of the time, a cold is a cold and it’s a week of feeling crappy and then you hit your stride again and move on with your life. As a mom, I’ve rarely had time the last eight years to even acknowledge a cold. I usually power through and when I’m hard at work, I forget I’m even plagued with illness.
For me, this time, it was high fevers and more than ten days of just feeling lethargic, like I can’t breathe, and even ear aches from sinus pressure that I rarely have had as an adult.
In the grand scheme of things, this cold is a minor burden to bear. I’ve learned that about life. That you will always have things you are working on or working toward and you’ll have speed bumps and road hazards along the way. Maybe it gives us time to reflect and feel grateful for days of health and sunshine.
I have not gotten to the videos I wanted to record this week on Youtube….hopefully by next week I will have shaken this thing and can return to a regular work routine.
But I wanted to take a moment and thank you for stopping by to read my posts and engage with me on Heartfully Heather and wish you a happy Valentine’s day whether you celebrate it or not.
I also want to say congratulations to Stacie S for winning our subscriber’s giveaway for a $10 Amazon gift card! Happy Valentine’s Day Stacie!
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