I stopped at a pop-store in the middle of our shopping centre to purchase activities for the upcoming school holidays. The lady behind the counter was bubbly and in a great mood. She excitedly informed me that it is the first time that the pop-up store has PayPass. For her this little change made a big difference in her day.
Her enthusiasm got me thinking about little changes in my life.
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After a holiday, after a sleep, after a pause or a rest, there is the time when you start again. The time when you pick up the things that have to be done and the things you want to do. But you also have to implement the decisions that were made in the clarity of the pause.
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It has been a rough week, emotionally I have been on a roller-coaster. The return to routine, with this years activities starting up, has at once been both great and exhausting. The start of pre-kindy was the same. And that is just me, the kids, well they are faring a little better than me emotionally, but are just as tired.
This week has been a week of little things getting me through: the tea and chocolate after I dropped Little Miss at school for her first day; putting flowers around the house after an emotional phone call – even the girls rooms; putting happy music on through my house.
Sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference.