I was in an airport recently and I saw this little bird scurrying around. He was walking right up to the waiting passengers and looking for crumbs they might have left behind. I noticed that he was missing part of his foot but he didn’t seem to miss a beat. He flew and fluttered around like any other bird. I watched this little creature while I was reading my book for over an hour and I came away thinking he might have been the happiest little bird I’d ever seen. It reminded me of this quote:
I love starting off my family’s day with a good quote or saying. Sometimes it’s just a simple “make good choices today” and other times it’s something a little more specific to help my daughter get through the day. I write quotes down from movies, books, Pinterest and even the adorably funny quotes from my 6 year old daughter. They are little tidbits of wisdom…..”Cliff’s Notes” I want to remember to model each day around.
My daughter’s sentences she writes in school get me every time….I love her great attitude:
Note: Yes, my daughter thinks she has legally changed her name to “Boo”….and has even convinced the school.
I wish I could freeze time for her.
Here are a few favorite quotes. I’ve paired a few of them up with my morning Instagram hiking shots…..it’s beautiful here in the Southern California desert. I hope today you are as happy as can be:
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