Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Simplicity

In an effort to ease some of my building stress and anxiety I have been trying to focus on the little, simple things in life. Sometimes I focus on learning a new song on the piano or just playing some of my old favorites, other times I cook a thoughtful meal or pick out a new topic to read books about. It has been surprisingly helpful! I try my best not to get worked up about trivial things and I always try to have something to look forward to...even if it is just trivia night every Thursday!

Anyway, so why am I boring you with all these simple, minuscule details about my life?

And the answer: well, these are nerdy April's space ADVENTURES, and I just want to assure you, I still have many adventures, everyday in fact. 

Like the other day, when I sat down in a shady spot in our newly sodded backyard. It was peaceful and perfect. I found some bright red leaves, newly fallen and enjoyed watching our hooligan children chase each other and the squirrels around the yard. It sounds so corny, but I truly embrace sweet moments like these: