I thought this quote quite perfect given that my youngest has returned to school. It was very strange to be down to the last of my three for the first day of school. My life has been dictated by school schedules since 2005. If you count the part-time half days of preschool, even longer.
I have known that I was working toward a new phase…that empty nest phase…for quite some time. It was even part of the reason for beginning this blog.
To discover where my journey might lead in that next phase.
So while the quote holds its truth for my children and the future they are placing the foundation below, it also holds its
For me, that entails enjoying the present moment and learning to go with the flow while also making sure to pay attention to the little messages from the universe. Staying in alignment with my authenticity and discovering little moments of joy. Believing in the magic held in the flutter of the butterfly’s wing or the secret tales told in the songs from the birds that flit about the trees high above my head.
It means doing my part to leave the world a little better.
Reducing my waste, lowering my plastic consumption, feeding the birds, showing my children that they are unconditionally loved, learning to love myself a little more, trying to spread more kindness and offer up moments of joy.
Does your tomorrow look the way you’d like it to look?
Let your light shine!