Lots of things swirling together to make a recipe for the autumn blues.
Family and relational challenges. Kids growing up, stretching their wings and breaking things in the process.
A friend's illness.
Another friend who is processing his wife's illness.
Life changes that bring about anxiety, stress, regrets and concern.
The consistent lack of time to accomplish all that needs to be done.
sounds like. a cup of soup, a good workout, some comfy socks, and a long-distance hug may seem like temporary fixes. but we live life in days and moments, so it sometimes makes sense that when a bigger solution is not to be found, a smaller one is held out. and it fits.
These words of wisdom came today from a friend, via a Facebook chat. I think she's got a great point.
It's the little things that get us through the day.