Is such a joy to look at, it makes home a happy place."
While vacuuming the house this evening, stewing in my anger, I hear Kooper singing this song to me.
My heart instantly smiled and then it crept its way up to my face.
I instantly thought about how my often negative attitude and stewfull scowl are not so joyful to look at and too often make our home a not so happy place.
When I get irritated or mad, I tend to clean and cook a lot more and I do it LOUDLY.
If you ever come to our house and you hear pots and pans banging, dishes clanking and cabinet doors slamming, you know I am cooking up a storm and either run or grab your fork :)
Darin learned this early on in our relationship. I swear he used to infuriate me only when he was hungry!
So I got to thinking about how I need to have a better attitude and its okay to get irritated and upset, that's going to happen. But I need to not stew on things so much and I need to let go of the frustration.
I need to focus more on having a "happy smiling face" that makes our home a happier place. Not just a well fed and cleaner place.
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