A simple journal prompt directing me to identify "three small or silly things that I am grateful for" has changed my perspective, at least for the day. I have found myself acknowledging and smiling at inconsequential occurrences that I would have normally not taken note of... I hope you take a moment to appreciate a little thing today that makes you smile. It's a good day to be thankful.
For a long time I struggled with the idea of being "friends" with my mom. Maybe because we were closer to peers far sooner than we should have been, with no fault attributed to her or I...