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Letting go

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

“He who cannot rest, cannot work;
He who cannot let go, cannot hold on;
He who cannot find footing, cannot go forward.”

Harry Emerson Fosdick

I have to let go of my sad mood and find comfort in the fact that I am alive and well and so is my daughter.

Managed to get all those vegetables in yesterday but eating red cabbagefor dinner was not smart although I cooked it really well- But it upset my stomach and kept me awake for too long so today starts in a tired mood.

The clown course I am writing about does not start until tomorrow afternoon. Tomorrow my daughter is getting the perm I gave her as a christmas gift, she is rather excited about it. It is the first time in her life she will go to a professional haridresser, up until now I have cut her hair.
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    I like that quote!

    1871 days ago
    I am glad you were able to let go of your sad move and find comfort.

    Will you post a pic of daughter's new hair?
    1872 days ago
    It's always good to let go of that which you have no control over!
    1873 days ago
    I hope your day goes well and the time at the hairdresser is fun. What a nice gift!

    Life is good for me now but I had a lot of dark and gloomy days in my past and focusing on a gratitude list helped me through them. Just keep on keeping on and fake it until you make it. In the meantime be good to yourself and make healthy choices. emoticon

    1873 days ago
    I find this blog post of yours to be so hopeful. Just the mere fact that we go on - despite difficulties, despite pain, despite everything - is just full of hope for me. And you, Meddy Peddy really inspire me.

    I wish I could take that clown course with you. I like putting myself out there, acting, too, even though I feel depressed right now. I think that course would really be a way to raise my mood.

    I hope it does yours, too.
    1873 days ago
  • GINNJEN1974
    Sounds like a fun time to have for the daughter. The hairdresser is wonderful, I love when they wash my hair.

    As for the sad mood they happen it stinks but I hope you can manage to overcome the blues
    1873 days ago
    Hope your daughter likes her new hair. And hope that you will rest up AND manage to take a little walk outside today. Get some fresh air and daylight to help your mood.
    1873 days ago
    My daughter wants me to cut her hair ,)

    take a picture! .)
    1873 days ago
    Sometimes I find it really difficult to stop looking at the shadows and turn toward the sun - but I take a bit of comfort in the fact that Life is always full of ups and downs, and if I try to have patience, sooner or later better times - and better feelings - will show up.
    1873 days ago
    Very exciting day for your daughter. Make sure you take a photo.
    Hope that the new year will bring you some joy and your days of sadness will be far and few for you.
    1873 days ago
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