Are You Acknowledging Your World
It is only my observation, but I believe that we often spend our days going through so many motions that our thoughts are not necessarily on what we see, the beauty around us and the people that are there adding to our day, sadly, these all fade into our busy, active, somewhat robotic day.
With this thought in mind, I decided to spend a day in a different mode. I would carry out all of my obligations as usual, but this day, I would be mindful of what is there for me to enjoy and I made a point of acknowledging everything and everyone that crossed my path that day.
Let me walk you through that day and how different and fulfilling it was for me to meander through the day with a different view of it. On wakening and opening the blinds, I acknowledged the beauty of the day, the sun, the blue sky mixed with fluffy clouds. Heading downstairs for nourishment, I saw a cute chipmunk outside on my patio, quietly opening the patio door so as not to frighten him, I acknowledge his wonder and beauty and his tenacious nature that obviously keeps him alive and nourished. While making breakfast, I acknowledged what was there for me and the good fortune that I have while considering and saying a word of prayer for those that are not so fortunate.
Then it was off, out of my safe
So my suggestion to you is, I know with certainty that being aware and acknowledging your world is a win/win situation. Too often we go through our days on our own mission to the exclusion of the beauty that surrounds us and by