Bloom Where You’re Planted


When I moved to Texas, I think I was in mourning for Oregon for about 3 years.  It took me that long to appreciate where I am and to truly count my blessings.  I could not see the beauty around me.

I’ve gotten so that I can finally appreciate the beauty of Texas.  The wildflowers that are in bloom right now are just amazing.  Primrose, Indian Paint Brush, Bluebonnets, Black Eyed Susans, etc.

I am blessed to have my friends and family.  I am loved and appreciated.  I love my job and my boss and co-workers are awesome.

I have an amazing life!

These are all things that I could not see previously.

What changed?  I finally got my head out of my ass and saw the world around me for what it is!

I’m doing my best to Bloom Where I’m Planted!

 

2 thoughts on “Bloom Where You’re Planted

  1. Bravo Penny.

    You now know how a Monarch butterfly feels when it migrates south for the winter months.

    When they arrive at a new warmer spot they must experience the “what the hell is this” reaction.

    But after a brief period of time they accept the fact that there new surroundings are just as welcoming as their former.

    I am glad you made the change and morphed into a beautiful butterfly. 🙂

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