As I’ve grown older, I see the value in finding joy and happiness in life every single day.
Life is short. Do what makes you smile.
What have you been putting off in your life, waiting for “the right time?” Today is the right time to pursue an idea, dream, skill, education…you name it. What is that wished-for wish, that long-unfulfilled achievement?
Is there a valid reason why you can’t start today? Even one little step today toward the direction of your dream is one little step closer to making it a reality.
Azaleas are flowering bushes that come alive with brilliant color in early springtime here in the South. It’s a joy to see them emerge each year into the fullness of their glorious beauty. Harbingers of the growing season, azaleas awaken the garden with their bright and sunny blossoms.
They are a dream in spring, but a dream that is short lived.
The sad part of having azaleas is watching those bright and colorful blossoms fade and die away at the end of their super short lives.
This said, what exactly can azaleas teach us? (more…)