I meant to tell you last week that for Mother’s Day I received cards from my three sons and their partners. I have always asked my husband to never remind them that Mother’s Day is coming because I want them to remember on their own – and they always have. (Sometimes a day late, but no matter! As far as being a mother goes, I have the best of all worlds: I am mother to three fine sons, three wonderful “in-loves” and a beautiful granddaughter, so every day is Mother’s Day for me.)
I want to share with you a special joy I have that I can gaze upon each morning I awake or just get on with the day – whichever happens. So my Monday joy is the beautiful photos I received, and a sharing of some of the verses printed on the cards as well. Life is JOY – every day. I state that unequivocally, because even at my saddest or when I am depressed, I know that I have joy within me that cannot be taken away.
To be so lifted up on a day when I am low has added happiness to the joy of this Monday, and it is enough. . .