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What's Important To You

Sometimes, it's easy to lose sight of what's truly important in our lives, especially in this day and age of social media. 

All you need to do is to log onto Facebook to feel like your life is crap 😂😂😂. In fact, you don't even have to go very far. Just step outside of your house, look at the posh cars sitting in your neighbors' homes and you're ready to beat yourself up over the head. 

I think that's the most futile exercise on the planet. Everyone's got their own wars to go through and as long as we continue to compare our lives to that of others, we're not going to be right here to celebrate whatever wins we have! . 


I spent a large part of my life yearning for what others have and what they think of me. Spending time appreciating my own little wins is so much more important than ever.

A simple thing like being alive should not lose its meaning. I guess perspective about life, what our daily struggles entail, what we can do for and to the world we live in, and the differences we can make, change the way you think. I've come a long way since I've started blogging and becoming a WAHM. My life has changed and if I told you I was the same naive 20-something party girl that I was, I've got a problem.

Shit happens, but you learn to scrape yourself off the floor and get on with it and move forward. Life is different for everyone so, if your life is so much more amazing, I am happy for you.

Every single morning I wake up is a win for me.

We're going to watch Mission Impossible: Fallout tonight! WIN.

Yay,
Superb Saturday ahead!
Marsha

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