It is so easy to get bogged down in day to day life. I went through a period of time here recently where I realized that I was so busy, I was not enjoying the simple things anymore. I simply did not have the time. Amazingly the stress does have a way of stealing the joy and making a person feel much older than they truly are. So here is my friendly reminder to myself, and my overly busy friends, family, and sweet readers, slow down a bit!!