Why I’m Happy Wednesday: Recitals, Fruit, and More

dance recital

I’ll be honest – the last few days have been rough. My baby had a relapse of the stomach flu (the 3rd bout in 11 days), and I’ve been struggling in other ways, as well. I need a “Why I’m Happy Wednesday” post to help me see some good right now. Let’s see if I can come up with a few things to make me smile today! Dance Recital – My dance group had a recital on Saturday. It was the first time I had danced in a performance since my junior year of college when my tap class performed at a festival. I loved it so much! Dancing with this group makes […]

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Why I’m Happy Wednesday: Holly, berries and more

Hugs from Holly

I love this new series that Katherine started last week and even though it is still a very busy Wednesday, I am full of gratitude for all the things in my life that make me happy.┬áLet me share with you a few of the reasons why I am happy this Wednesday… Hugs from Holly– We having really been looking forward to celebrating sweet Holly today! My daughter and I made little treats to pass out to her dance class to spread some cheer in honor of Holly. My boys, husband and I have written some notes to express gratitude and love in an effort to brighten other’s day the way Holly always did. […]

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Why I’m Happy Wednesday


When I was in college, Wednesdays were always my longest days. I was often on campus in class, at work, or studying for more than 12 hours. Somehow it ended up this way almost every single semester! That gave me a bit of a bad taste for Wednesdays. Even now that I’ve been out of school for several years, I sometimes struggle with Wednesdays. I don’t mind Mondays because, to me, they’re a fresh start. I still have a bit of that momentum on Tuesdays. By Wednesday, though, the new beginning has worn off, and the weekend can feel far away! To give us all a bit of a midweek pick-me-up, I wanted […]

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