“The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare
our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.”
Do you struggle with this?
I must confess, that on occasion, I do.
Blogs and Pinterest and Facebook certainly don’t help,
but what can I say, I’m addicted.
I think we all want the “perfect life” or perhaps
what we think is the “perfect life”.
I love to post pictures of Kenny’s gardening….
it’s his passion. Here is a picture of a new garden area
that he has been working on.
I think it’s lovely and I just know that the birds will like having
another bird bath to splash around in this summer.
Here’s Lonnie enjoying another area of the garden.
What you don’t see in these pictures are what is going on
“behind the scenes”….
Pool being opened up, murky water,
assorted “stuff” strung everywhere, concrete that needs
to be power washed.
I guess, today, I’m just checking in and trying to “keep it real”.
I want you to know that in all the garden pictures, if you look
closely, you’ll see wild violets, wild strawberries, dandelions,
If you live in a perfect world, kudos to you, as for me, I just
prefer to “crop” out the not so pretty parts.