1. The back roads are lined with abundant blooms of Queen Anne's Lace, Chicory, Black-Eyed Susans, Sweet Pea, Thistle and Milkweed. They grow intermingled in natural bouquets. I think how nice that nature has arranged bouquets for every single person that drives along this way.
2. Our youngest received her learner's permit to drive. Most people tell me they vividly remember the excitement they felt on the day they received their learner's. I do remember getting my driver's license and feeling like I had just sprouted wings.
3. I hear a forecast of cooler air and less humidity for the upcoming weekend. I'm anticipating it as though a grand event is about to occur. I'm counting on it to get me out of this slump and give me a burst of energy.