. . . i look around me and realize the unabashed beauty that God has created in this world. Breathtaking.
. . . my husband finds some new way to make me smile. It charms me every time. I love that he finds joy in that.
. . . one of my parents calls to share some small, sweet memory of my childhood that something from the day has triggered.
. . . one of my sisters sends me a text asking my opinion or offering some help on a request i’ve made.
. . . my brother tells me that i’m a good mom.
. . . i am quietly reminded of all of God’s gifts in my life.
. . . my husband’s arms wrap around me (perfect).
. . . a friend calls to tell me a funny story about her day. i love sharing those simple laughs.
. . . i get an afternoon to myself.
. . . food i’ve made is appreciated by others.
. . . Little W throws his arms around me for a hug or takes my hand.
. . . my husband says ‘Thank you’ – so good to feel appreciated!
. . . my mom calls me her baby.
. . . my sister tells me that i’m beautiful.
. . . a friend pays me a compliment.
. . . my husband’s first instinct upon waking is to snuggle with me.
. . . my priorities are recognized and affirmed.
. . . one of my kitties head-butts my hand for a petting.
. . . i get a few hours of uninterrupted girl time.
. . . my dad schedules a trip to come see me.
. . . i am understood.
. . . i am encouraged.
. . . i am told that i am loved.
When do you feel loved?