1. Seeing that the bird’s nest outside our kitchen window is now occupied. I was never a big bird watcher – until I met my MIL. Now, I find genuine joy in witnessing the comings and goings of our local “ordinary” birds.
2. Learning how to chop food properly. (Hint: The tip of the knife blade never leaves the cutting board.) Cutting veggies is now rather enjoyable – oddly soothing, almost meditative.
3. Receiving an offer to download three free audio books as a “Thank You” for volunteering for World Book Night. Sweet! Here are the titles I chose: