Ahhhhhh Spring

I am a summer girl.  I love to feel the sun on my skin, oh hell, I like to feel like I am melting.  Bring on the heat.  So winter is a tough season for me.  I get depressed, my vitamin D levels drop to non-existent and I want to eat everything I see.  When winter first appears I do my best to embrace it, enjoy the change and know we must go through death to get to light.  Well, I now feel spring on the horizon.  Day light savings time happened and now it's time to turn the tide on winter, time to re-bloom, throw open the windows and let winters dreary days fly on out of here.  

I begin each spring with a ritual of sorts, I don't even plan it, it just starts to happen.  

1. I clean.  I dust and vacuum and start making piles.  The piles are the things that are weighing me down.  The things that I no longer want, need or use.  If it doesn't bring me joy or use it goes.

2.  I eat better.  I like to feel good and a couple months of eating crap starts to change how I feel in my body.  I feel heavy and sluggish.  My joints begin to ache and I am lazy.  Eating better always makes me feel better.

3.  I get outside and move.  I like to go on short runs and walks, soak up that sunshine and get photos of the flowers poking through the layers.

Ahhhhhhhh spring.


Artist, dreamer, lover of life. Former gym owner redefining me.