Same bathroom mirror. New morning reminders.
4:30 am woke up, tried to get back to sleep; 7:30 am alarm; 8 am actually get up and retrieve Aria (playing in her crib); 8:30 coffee; 9 am retreat to work; 12:30 pm lunch (Thundercloud subs); 1 pm back to work; 2 pm remembered I hadn’t had any water yet and it’s raining so I can’t go for a walk like I want to; 4:30 pm stop working and start chasing Aria around the house. She’s busy exploring ev.ry.thing; 5:45 pm rushed dinner—we were running late because of a tree in our yard; 6 pm bath time; 6:30 pm pjs, bottle, books, cuddle and bedtime for Aria; 7 pm where the heck did the day go?
I’ve had to take a break from my gratitude journaling. The current pandemic has really increased my cortisol levels and I think journaling was becoming more of a chore rather than reflection. I’ll be back soon.
Today I’m thankful for the app Marco Polo for making me feel connected to others. 👯♀️ I’m looking forward to getting some more rest this evening. Haven’t been sleeping well. 😴
Today I’m grateful for the moms who showed up to our virtual happy hour this evening. 🍸 I’m looking forward to trying out a new routine tomorrow. Still haven’t quite hit my stride yet! 👩🏻💻
Today I’m thankful that for a day full of video chat meetings. Made my day feel a little more productive. 👩🏻💻 I’m looking forward to decompressing a bit. I feel like every bit of news I consume is raising my cortisol levels. Anyone else a little on edge? 🥺
Thankful for baby naps. 👶🏻 😴 Looking forward to playing a new game with Ryan. 🌎
Thankful that we completed our second quarantine puzzle. 🧩 I’m looking forward to going to bed early tonight…. I’ve been staying up a little too late! 🙃
New morning routine. 🐣♥️
Thankful for my partner. 👩❤️👨 Looking forward to nachos. 🌮
Today I’m grateful for my partner who is helping me stay (relatively) sane. 🙃 I’m looking forward to some time outside later today. 🌳
Today I’m grateful for this practice. I’m struggling today, y’all. I’m really missing social interaction with my co-workers and seeing our parents. 🙏🏻 I’m looking forward to starting a meditative practice today. 🧘🏻
Today I’m thankful for time outside. 🌳 I’m looking forward to my new desk arriving tomorrow. 👩🏻💻
Today I’m thankful for my new home office. 🏡 I’m looking forward to a a walk with Aria and Ryan later today. 👨👩👧
Today I’m thankful for my partner taking the time to make an office space in our home. 🏡 I’m looking forward to Westworld. 🤠
Today I’m thankful for the baby-carrying backpack that someone handed down to us. 🎒 I’m looking forward to another nap with Aria. 🐣
I’m thankful for social distancing. 🦠 I’m looking forward to setting up a workspace in our extra bedroom. Will feel nice to have a bit of normal in my day. 👩🏻💻
Today I’m grateful for my sister, Missy. 👯♂️ I’m looking forward to reconnecting with my family this weekend. 🌳
Today I’m grateful for my partner who stayed up with Aria last night. She has a couple of teeth coming in! 🦷 I’m looking forward to a networking lunch this afternoon! 🤝 Photo of A last night. Always in motion these days!🌪
Today I’m thankful for Dolly Parton. 9 to 5 is the perfect way to start your work day! 💋 Looking forward to working on a puzzle together with Ryan tonight! 🧩
Today I’m thankful that I made time to go for a swim this morning. 🏊🏻♀️ I’m looking forward to catching up on some rest this evening. Spring forward is always the most challenging in the morning!! 🕑
Today I’m thankful for karaoke nights with friends. 🎤 I’m looking forward to finishing laundry. #wishfulthinking
Today I’m grateful for Kerbey Lane Cafe breakfast with the fam. 🥞 I’m looking forward to my first physical training session in over a year. 🏋🏻♀️
My heart. 🐣 ❤️