- Roses. And flowers in general, if you don’t have allergies. At least, I like seeing things blooming everywhere in the spring.
- A cup of tea
- Getting more done than is actually on my “mandatory, must do” list. Even when I don’t get to everything on my supposedly-mandatory list, it’s nice to keep track of the other things I did, to remind myself that I actually did get things done.
- Finding a pair of matching socks to wear
This is a lot like something I used to do to fight off depression: I used to draw up a list of highlights. I’m not saying that works for everyone, or every stage of depression, but I think it was a good exercise for me. Today, though, I’m putting a different spin on it, because there’s a lot in my life that makes me happy, and it’s easy to forget that when I’m overwhelmed by the chore list.
With that, back to my Monday. I hope yours is lovely, with at least a few happy things in it (more if possible, of course)!