Be In Love With Your Life

by tinareale on February 28, 2013

I came across this little piece of art work the other day on a Target run. As I shuffled through my errands I almost whizzed past it without a second glance. I had both kids and was just in a rush to get in and out.  Makenzie was going on about wanting a Hello Kitty item she eyed a mile away and Braedon was, well, being Braedon. Trying to maneuver his way out of the seat every time I slightly turned my back.

I actually stopped a sudden, full stop just slightly past it. Then, I backed up, paused, and reflected.

I love my life. It has its moments, but I wouldn’t trade it for anything. I looked at my kids, smiled, then kissed them both and told them thank you. Braedon promptly pushed me away (such a boy!) and Makenzie asked why I said “thank you”. I told her for being in my life and making me smile. She, of course, immediately asked if that meant she could get the Hello Kitty stuff. I laughed and then strolled away to the cash register. In love with my life.

Be in love with your life. Tell me how you’re feeling that right now.


1 Heather @fitncookies February 28, 2013 at 4:47 pm

This is great! I’m going to make it my phone background. It’s hard to sometimes remember, but I do have a fantastic life and I do love it! It’s always great to see reminders :)

2 Lauren February 28, 2013 at 5:24 pm

I love this and needed to read this today! Thank you for sharing this beautiful reminder. <3 xoxo

3 Katie @ Peace Love & Oats February 28, 2013 at 7:06 pm

I was reminded today if how lucky I am to have made an amazing group of friends here in Chicago!

4 purelytwins February 28, 2013 at 8:01 pm

yes!!! need to read this today- so thank you! always such a great reminder!!! right now loving my energy and drive that I have inside of me to get things done ;)

5 Tessa at Amazing Asset February 28, 2013 at 8:34 pm

Amen to this Tina!

6 Sunteerto March 1, 2013 at 1:22 am

That’s words remind us to use our live carefully. Because many of us never care with their self. They turn to be bad guys and never care others lives. So sad to look people like that.

7 Maryea @ Happy Healthy Mama March 1, 2013 at 6:57 am

There are definitely moments when it’s reeeeaaaly hard for me to embrace this season of my life with all the craziness of having young children, but I do, absolutely love my life. Even in those moments, I am so grateful. Happy Friday, Tina! :)

8 Lauren B. March 1, 2013 at 10:10 am

I am totally in love with my life! God has blessed me far beyond what I could have ever hoped or prayed for, and I am so undeserving. I thank Him every day and remind myself to not take it for granted.

9 Erin @ Girl Gone Veggie March 1, 2013 at 1:30 pm

Such a great reminder to appreciate our blessings. :)

10 Bek @ Crave March 1, 2013 at 7:46 pm

LOVE this post! Haha. A great reminder :)

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