On the weekend of January 16th, just nine days ago, I celebrated Christmas with my brother and his family. Wrapping paper was flying, gratitude was flowing, and desserts were consumed. It was glorious!
Monday, January 18th, I received the news my grandma had passed away due to complications from COVID.
Wednesday, January 20th, our country swore in our 46th President.
Thursday, January 21st, I was back at my brother’s house to attend my grandma’s funeral the next morning.
Friday, January 22nd, I was back in Cleveland.
This past weekend, I rested, took down my Christmas tree, and did a lot of nothing.
Today, Monday, January 25th, I’m filled with reflection, hope, and gratitude. Because I know every event we experience is an opportunity...