For some reason, I’ve been reminiscing about my youth.  I’ve been thinking about what I thought my future would look like.

My life today is nothing like I thought it would be, but that’s not a bad thing.

I have accomplished a lot of things and experienced a lot of things.  I’ve enjoyed my life, even though it hasn’t always been easy.

The good and the bad times all brought me to where I am now, and I am happy about that.


I am…

I am:

  1. Silly
  2. Curious 
  3. Smart
  4. Friendly 
  5. Forgiving 
  6. Helpful 
  7. Determined
  8. Adventurous 
  9. Easy-going 
  10. Brave
  11. Empathetic 
  12. Kind
  13. Exuberant
  14. Caring 
  15. Thoughtful 
  16. Loyal 
  17. Flexible 
  18. Tolerant 
  19. Clever
  20. Resourceful 
  21. Creative 
  22. Daring 
  23. Optimistic
  24. Confident 
  25. Educated
  26. Peaceful 
  27. Spontaneous
  28. Relaxed
  29. Generous
  30. Happy
  31. Respectful 
  32. Adaptable 
  33. Fun-loving
  34. Understanding 
  35. Casual
  36. Whimsical 

What are you?


New Meters

The utility company came to my neighborhood and replaced everyone’s meters.

The new meters will send information to the utility company using wi-fi, so they don’t have to come out and read them anymore.

Mom and I went to look at the new meter and I noticed it had a black button.

Me:  I wonder what this button does.

Mom:  I don’t know, but you probably shouldn’t touch it.  You might mess something up.

I pressed the button and nothing happens, so I pressed it five more times.

Mom:  What is wrong with you?

Me:  I don’t know.  I see a button and I have to press it.


My First Pair of Reading Glasses

I recently bought my first pair of reading glasses.

I am not sure how I feel about this purchase.  I am 46 years old, but I don’t feel much different from how I felt 20 years ago.  Maybe so much time has past that I don’t remember what it felt like to be in my twenties.  Maybe I would be shocked if I was able to feel the difference for one day.

That’s how life goes.  Things are always changing and nothing ever stays the same.