I learned a lot from 2015.
I learned that falling down is easy. Getting up is hard.
I learned that great ideas will come from the most unexpected places.
I learned to accept the ‘new normal’ that surrounds me every day.
I learned that it’s OK to let go.
I learned that wearing cashmere sweaters invites people to hug you.
I learned that the little detail could save someone’s life.
I learned that the toughest conversations could lead to renewed hope.
I learned to accept help.
I learned to enjoy the moment instead of just the achievement.
I learned how to put down my phone.
I learned how to stop making goals that are impossible to reach.
I learned who my true friends are.
I learned to fingerpick my guitar.
I learned the simple enjoyment of splitting wood.
I learned that 600 miles is not too far to drive for a football game.
I learned that I don’t mind hanging curtains.
I learned that I have the greatest team in the world.
I learned that awards don’t mean everything.
I learned that giving back is more important than just giving.
I learned that no matter how hard I try, I still over react to stupid stuff.
I learned to appreciate my time on this planet – as it could be taken away in the blink of an eye.
Thank you for making this year a wonderful learning experience. Thank you for helping me get back on my feet. And thank you for being there when I needed it most. I will never forget this year. Or the lessons I learned.
Warmest wishes for a happy holiday season.