Saturday, June 7, 2014

Big Decisions

I'm a really bad procrastinator, I sometimes put things off for super long periods of time years even.  Recently I have come to the conclusion that I'm not getting any younger and what the heck am I waiting on?! This year I've made some big decisions. I've had the same Corolla since I was 16 she's been a great car & with me through a lot. It wasn't until I started driving my mom's Rav4 that I realized how practical SUVs are so much easier for grocery shopping & up higher so you can see where people are, what a novel concept I know! I thought about how cute the Kia Souls were but decided to mull it over some more(meaning like a year lol). Basically being without a radio for couple years & the relentless summer heat making its annual appearance again helped me decide that now was as good as time as any to get a new car. I must admit, it's pretty great having an awesome A\C, a radio and Bluetooth oh and pretty much no blind spots! It is now a whole new experience getting from point A to point B.

Unfortunately your own group of dancing hamsters are not included with your purchase lol. Also on a random fashion and design note, how cool it would be if they actually made cars in the same color as the pantone of the year. I think my car would look pretty awesome  in radiant orchid.....oh yeah!

see more colors here

The other big decision I made was health related, my feet have been hurting for quite a while now when I walk, and I recently found out that surgery and physical therapy was the only way to really fix my problem. I was not looking forward to being in a cast for 6-8 weeks & asking people for help all the time. But the pain was getting pretty unbearable so I had surgery last week and now I am laying about and recuperating. I have really been amazed at how all the little things I was worried about have worked out, God has provided for me in many ways and reassured me that this is what I needed to do and I could rely on Him to take care of me through the help of supportive family and friends.

resting my leg on my new snuggly quilt from my sweet friend

God has really shown me a lot this year, that everyday is a gift and accomplishing the little things might be a small miracle but it is a miracle none the less, and for that I will be forever grateful and amazed. All that to say I don't know how much energy I'm gonna have left for blogging in the near future, so we'll see how that goes.


Mindi Wooley said...

Congrats on the new ride! It's beautiful :) I've had my current car for quite a while now, and while my ac still works sounds like I'm piloting a helicopter or something when I'm driving it. I'm going to be replacing it sometime this year or early next year. The Soul's look really nice!

I hope you're foot feels better soon!

floating thru fields said...

Thanks so much Mindy, great to hear from you :)

Introverted Art said...

I LOVE the Kia Soul. My friend has one in red and it is so much fun. I think the pink one is adorable too ;-) Did you get your blog back???

Kyla said...

First, congrats on your new car! That's an exciting purchase to make, and it looks amazing. I'm sorry to hear about your foot - that's a long time to be in a cast. Wishing you a speedy recovery! :)

Alicia Mackin said...

Oh wow, yeah that does not sound fun at all. I hope it brings the relief you are looking for and resolves the problem. And congrats on the car!!

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