I even managed to distract myself from the ton of yard work that needs doing. Why is there always more work to do than time to enjoy?
I made a resolution to balance more effectively between the two. I’m going to limit my personal to-do list to three items a day.
It occurred to me that I overwhelm myself unnecessarily — long complex to-do lists that never get done only make stress and self-criticism. If I make a 3-item list, there’s a much better shot at getting it done, and then enjoying the satisfaction of crossing things off said list.
It leaves time to smell — and photograph the flowers