Friday, May 16, 2014

May for Me!

I noticed someone I follow had this pretty badge on their sidebar...

so I clicked on it and investigated HERE! lol

I found out that May for Me is all about taking 5 minutes a day for yourself... doing something you want to do!  This is Marcia's quote as it is her linky party...

"Every year, I explain that May for Me is all about finding 5 minutes or 10 minutes --- just for you each day.  If you do this for the whole month of May, you will be a happier person 365 days a year. You will find time for you!"

I found out that May for Me means doing more than just one project at a time and doing them all well :)

I also have discovered that I do enjoy mornings to myself ... coffee, reflection on the day ahead and goal setting, chatting with my friend in Australia on fb to hear about her day... I love that addition that May has seemed to bring into my life.

So I feel like that counts as my "5 Minutes for me" thing... but I liked how her article delved into spoiling yourself and making yourself a better person also!  I like that!

So I will continue to do other projects and spread myself a bit thinner than I feel comfortable doing to help me pay attention to all the things I am doing. 

We plan to continue eBay selling when the craft products are all gone or donated away.

I love the friendships I have in my life... I love my honey and how he completes me and makes me a better person.  I love my kids and my more active role I am taking in their lives these days... Life is good!

I am happy I took time to reflect on May for Me... Let me know if you decide to link up... there is a prize offered but I really did this for me not a prize :) Ha!

Have a blessed weekend... I am off to sew while listening to the wonderful ambient noises around me... the water bubblers bubbling.. new baby birds chirping for food, mama birds chirping back... peaceful!


4 comments:

  1. Sounds like a peaceful morning. Can't wait to see your flag quilt when it is quilted.

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  2. I love chatting to you also, it completes the day

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  3. Sometimes looking after ourselves just means taking the time to reflect on the good things in our lives. Your post is a good reminder to that

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  4. I love my quiet coffee morning time to reflect and inspire for the day.

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