Every day, I strive to acknowledge the beautiful, magical, and precious.
Unfortunately, life can be tragic, strenuous, and challenging at times.
Sometimes we'll hit a stretch of life where every day we find ourselves trudging through mud up to our knees,
and when we finally think we've reached dry land, we discover entirely new obstacles to overcome.
Often it's the littlest things that go unappreciated, but bare ample amounts of joy.
Sometimes happiness is found in sweet strawberry preserves and warm corn bread.
When a new animal friend immediately takes to you.
Downloading new music to listen to, lighting candles for a bubble bath.
Laughing til tears trail down your cheeks.
Sometimes it's the bigger picture, but sometimes it's the littlest facets of your day-to-day.
So here is a collection of pages from my virtual inspiration journal.