Pandemic + Terminal Illness News = Conscious Living

A year in review and 3 lessons my family learned the hard way during the pandemic

Gratitude is like a flashlight. It lights up what is already there.

The world entered in lockdown and ruled us instead

Those were the days! Or so we thought

We were free of debts but also free of savings. Free of business, entering the pandemic free to starve. The joys of this new freedom were about to open up in front of us — I kid you not!

Bad news comes at dawn

“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” — Max Planck

Stay at home mom becomes a work from home mom

“One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn’t do.” — Henry Ford

Pandemic + Terminal Illness News = Conscious Living

“Gratitude lights up what is already there. You don’t necessarily have anything more or different, but suddenly you can actually see what it is. And because you can see, you no longer take it for granted.” — M.J. Ryan

We expected 2020 to be an unforgettable year

“Time is a wastin. I shall pass this way but once. Therefore, any good that I can do or any kindness that I can show — let me do it now. For I shall not pass this way again” — Theodore Dreiser

Mother, writer, thinker. Striving to be the change I want to see in the world.

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