My 50th birthday is this week. My husband and I are supposed to be in France right now, celebrating the occasion on a trip we’ve been planning for years.
COVID-19 had other ideas.
Let me reassure you: this is not a sad-sack story about how coronavirus ruined my 50th birthday. Instead, it’s a post about how and why I will choose joy despite my disappointment.
In addition to managing the…
“Life isn’t about how you manage Plan A, it’s about how you cope with Plan B,” ~ Stephanie Lee, clinical psychologist
The quote above reminds us that there are two essential things in life: our plans, and our lived experience. Often, the two aren’t the same. Never has that been more true than now.
We’ve said our goodbyes to Plan A and are living Plan B with an eye on Plan C. Things…