About this time every year I start to get anxious for spring to arrive. Tired of cold weather, dry skin, gray skies, and snow, I eagerly begin looking for signs of an early spring: Did I just see a Robin? Are there buds on the trees yet? Is it just me, or do I hear more birds singing in the morning? With the recent accumulation of more snow I decided that I needed a little mental “pick-me-up” and started browsing through my “Quotes” board on Pinterest for a bit of inspiration, reminding, and simple enjoyment.
Sometimes I need to be reminded to keep things on the positive side.
So what do I love about winter? I love watching the snow from a cozy spot indoors. I love all the winter holiday's. And I love that no one is pressuring me to go camping!
Sometimes I need to be reminded of the wisdom found in my Irish heritage.
And remember to relax, and allow myself to find the humor in life. I love this following one because it reminds me of my sister, Patty, for our mutual love of books, and the song it represents! ;)
And this one because it reminds me that I am a paradox.
But sometimes I just need a little bit of something else.
When I am really feeling the winter blues I just need to remember this:
But most of all I need to take a step back and think like this:
And just keep thinking...Spring is coming!
What do you do to help get through the winter blues?