My philosophy of life, arrived at after years of making myself as miserable as is humanly possible, is: Hate and resentment take up ‘way too much room. Dump ’em!
I wrote the above when I first started this blog back in 2014. It’s now 2019, and, with all the (carefully orchestrated) chaos and turmoil going on, this philosophy
- requires more work to maintain
- is worth the struggle
- is more important than ever
Also back in 2014, I was 5 foot nothing tall. I am now 4 foot 11-1/2, per the height measure in my doctor’s office. (I’d been wondering why certain items I was always able to snag before if I really stre-e-e-e-tched were now out of reach.) As I pull out my steppy-uppy-thingy in order to retrieve said items, I comfort myself that good things come in small(er) packages. Fortunately I’ve got a wonderful six-foot-something husband who’s always ready to come to the rescue: