Personal Update for 2023

A new year and already I have had an ulcer flare-up . . . not a good start to the year. But I know that this stress is temporary and that better days are ahead very shortly. In the meantime, I have 5 ways that I am doing a personal update in January. Are you doing a personal update this year?

I took a year off from getting my nails done so they could revive. I am thinking this color scheme is the one I am going to go with on my way back in.
Love my hair but it needs a refresh
Totally reading this book by Jay Shetty
Creating my 23 in 23 Happy List
. . .and wanting to add something fun to my wardrobe

Thoughts Going Into The New Year

Here we are . . .the end of 2022 and the start of 2023. I have been really reflective this last week on what the course of 2022 looked like for me. This year has had some incredible highs and lows. It has been the year for me to come to a better understanding of who I really am. With all of the change and thoughts; here are 5 quotes that I am reflecting on as I move into 2023.

Winding Down with Christmas

I don’t know what Christmas has been like for you this year. My Christmas time has been good but it has been overly peppered with life and that has been BUSY. For Christmas Eve, I only want to relax in the glow of my Christmas tree and ponder how blessed I am while I let the busyness of life sit on the back burner for a moment. So here are 5 Christmas songs that will inspire that quiet reflection.

Christmas Light Displays

I feel like I am pulling teeth to get into the holiday spirit this December. With so much that is going on in my life right now; the miracle is that I am surviving the month. When I have had a free moment, I have tried to get out and take a look at holiday decorations. So here are 5 places you can travel to see light displays.

Portland Christmas Ship Parade
Christmas Town in Leavenworth, WA
The Grotto
Peacock Lane
Christmas on Temple Square