Spring break, wahoo! Party party! Right?
Today (Saturday) I was helping a friend move. She’s a single mom and it was just me, and another of our girlfriends, and her. Plus her little boy and my little boy. And the three of us women were loading boxes into the moving truck, maneuvering mattresses and balancing bookcases, and our sweet little boys were playing on the rope swing in the front yard, in the warm spring sun, on the last weekend of their spring break. And there was this one moment, on my way to the truck with my arms full of boxes, and I felt the warm sun and the breeze, and I gazed up at the big elm tree that our children were playing beneath, and I passed my amazing girlfriend, and I just thought — damn, I’m happy to be where I am right now. In my 30s, in this place, in this life.
Spring break, wahoo! Party party!
And now, it’s time for the one, the only, Le Love List!
Bullet journaling. (OBSESSED) // Jeremy: “Waits, did you know your mom was the prettiest woman at Vegan Street Fair?” Waits: “Duuuh.” They’re so sweet to me. // Getting my hair washed, damn that feels good! // The S-Town podcast is absolutely heart-achingly amazing. // Waits: “Dude, imagine if a chicken had chicken pox!” *dissolves into laughter* // Going the extra mile at work. // Mountains of rainbow chard in my garden — my verymost favorite green. // Taking in an afternoon matinee with Waits, and gorging ourselves on movie theatre popcorn, sour patch kids, and mango con chili. // Sweat peas. // Family pizza dates. // Watching The Temple Of Doom with Waits for the first time (his first Indiana Jones experience!!!), and they jump out of a pilot-less airplane and use a big yellow raft as a parachute, and land in the snow and they’re raft-sledding down a mountain at lightning speed, barely missing trees and boulders and Waits exclaims “Oh man, plan your trajectory Dr. Jones!!!” And that’s just the kind of sweet stuff my week was made of. ♥
Alright guys, now it’s your turn! I really love reading your own Le Love Lists, so please leave them down in the comments below. What are the little things in your life that make you smile this week?
Happy Sunday, I hope you have a most wonderful week!