Living in the woods has its pros and cons.
I honestly had no idea that I’d have as many mice in my house…and they have been in VERY hard-to-reach places (like inside my wall or in between the first and second floors). Crazy. I also had no clue that I’d have to kill snakes in my house. And don’t even get me started on the ants! If you’d told me such things, I’m not too sure I would have voted for a house in the woods.
But just this week, I was reminded of some of the pros:
Ultimately, our woods provide a place to send my children when they need to release their energy (a.k.a. it’s too noisy for me in the house).
So, I guess the lesson for This Reading Mama is to toughen up, quit focusing on the cons, and savor the pros WITH them!
This post was linked to Moments to Remember.
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