|Avon Calendar I can see from my Desk|
1. I like to look ahead. I like to have a little plan for summer. This picture on the calendar has been staring at me. It has been mocking me. Summer List from 2012 and 2013 is a good example of what I try to plan. Last year we had a very ambitious list/project. We were part of the celebration for 100 years of Washington State Parks and participated in State wide project to place a geocache in a 100 different State Parks. Our cache is in Peace Arch State Park. We managed to visit 50 different Washington state parks by the late fall of 2013. I don't have any of that planned this year. I am panicking a little. The good news is school doesn't get out for several weeks.
3. I walked a total of 500 miles since Dec 25, 2013 so says my fitbit. Wahoo to me!
4. The Essence of a Life worth Living by Teacher Tom has been ruminating in me. I find myself more in the rocky margin of my life. I often joke I want things noted on my permanent record. I fail far more than I succeed. Where success happens it is often way off the beaten path after I have fallen down a number times. I keep reminding myself that I am very much a work in progress. Even deeper than that was Life as Mom's Post,"Do They Know You Love Your Life." Along the same wavelength - 10 Things that People Who Love Their Lives Are Doing Differently. These all really hit home with me. I love my lovely messy sloppy complicated life. I don't know if I am showing my kids that I am loving my life. That bothers me.
I am linking up with "What I learned in May" with Chatting at the Sky.