looking upward.

At this transition time in my family’s life, I am tempted to look back with longing and melancholy or forward with intense activity and busyness. But in doing either, I miss the celebration of today.

So in effort to keep proper perspective, a quote from one of my favorite authors with a picture from one of my favorite places … 

“I try to avoid looking forward or backward and try to keep looking upward.” ~ Charlotte Bronte