On Experiences and Gratefulness

Soaking up the new 2014 sun back in January (Photo credit: Susie Geiser, who was playing around with the new camera she got as a Christmas gift from her husband)

"I feel like a very lucky girl," I told him. 

"You're not lucky," he replied, putting his arm around me. "You deserve it. You give so much love and, so, you get a lot of love back." 

Last night, I read about Cameron Diaz's interview in InStyle Magazine's May 2014 issue and this quote pretty much sums it up for me:

I’m grateful for all of it–whether it was quick and passing or something that lingered too long. There is not one thing that I have been through that hasn’t been a lesson that led me to this moment, and I can’t believe how great life keeps getting.
— Cameron Diaz