Archive for July, 2012

So many times life can be so complicated.  Worries about relationships, finances, the future all end up becoming like a huge rock tied around my back.  It becomes so heavy that the normally easy daily tasks become extremely hard.  But over the past few days I have tried to simplify things and start getting back to the basics of life.  This has been as simple as going to bed on time so that I don’t wake up all groggy and start the day in a bad mood.  I’ve also begun exercising again, which surprisingly helps me feel happier.  Also eating more fruits and vegetables has helped (thanks mom!).  But also I’ve been praying more throughout my day and whispering short phrases to God like “I love you,” or “Thank you.”  This has helped my heart be more tender and receptive to all the blessings that God has given to me.  What joy there is in returning to the simple things in life.

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