15 April 2011
The road ahead....
I'm back from vacation - slightly browned and ready for the road ahead.
It's been only 5 days that I have been without my computer but I have been itching to write so I warn you that this post may be quite lengthy! I tried to write while away but really it's not easy to journal sitting at the beach - my hands were very slippery from the sunscreen and the salt water of the ocean and plus it made me look really geeky to be writing and not relaxing... I did manage to organize a few thoughts but I apologize in advance for the multitude of posts, the upcoming rambling of words and spewing of ideas.
Five days in the sun always helps with perspective - just time alone with your thoughts to process and move forward. I quite honestly could have done with a few more days but unfortunately owning your own business doesn't allow for many lengthy vacations without access to email. I'm now back home with Ruby cuddled to my side (she won't let me out of her sight!), bags unpacked (mostly!), and laundry washing (everything always smells of mexico). I will post again with a few pics from our trip however I warn you that they will mostly all be about food, which you may have already realized is usually my favourite part of most days.
Here is another something you may have garnered about me - I like quotations. I subscribe to an email that sends me a positive note each day or an uplifting photo in hopes to inspire happy thoughts. Some days I search out quotes that help me express what I'm thinking. Today, this one struck a chord with me - "It's not about waiting for the storm to pass, but learning to dance in the rain" I think it's because I've been thinking so much lately about making the conscience choice to find the positive even in the dreariest situations.
And then I read this "