It's all too easy, I think, to get caught up: in errands, in chores, in spending money and making purchases, in hosting parties and getting things right.
When I pause to reflect, and when I slow down and pay attention, I realize the simple pleasures often bring me the greatest joy.
There is no heavy weight of expectation in these little things, which is perhaps why they sneak in and mean so much.
Here are 7 small pleasures from my month so far.
I hope everyone is having a lovely, quiet, slow fall....with plenty of simple pleasures.
Wilde's words seem particularly appropriate, as the world grows more complex. It's these little things that keep me grounded.