The Relapse

It’s no secret that I love Starbucks (particularly their caramel macchiatos), just take a look at my blog name, ha! I get a lot of work done there as well, so if you want to rationalize my addiction, it technically pays for itself. Starbucks– however– is not the reason for this post. I have darker, more predatory addiction that I’ve relapsed from. Continue reading “The Relapse”

Right side of the Bed

I woke up today feeling ridiculously optimistic. (Now I know it’s probably because I got more than 4 hours of sleep, but I’m going to blame this happiness on something else.)  I have this sense of everything being right in the world today. I got out of bed, opened my curtains and took in the gorgeous view. My morning coffee was just right, my apartment is the cleanest it’s ever been, and I just plain feel fantastic! 

It’s so easy to look at what I “don’t have” and focus on the improvements that I need to make; as a therapist once told me, the should’ve, would’ve, could’ves. But not today! I’m going to revel in the beauty of today and how gorgeous it is. I actually almost want to play hooky at work and frolic in the sunshine!

Alas, I still have responsibilities that I cannot shirk, but that doesn’t mean I can’t do them with a smile on my face! I plan on infecting the people I come into contact today with my great mood! I hope everyone else has a great day too!