This “Grown and Flown” instagram post struck a chord with me. How often we waste our vibrant energy on things that need not matter in the long run…We focus on physical aspects of our lives– beauty, youth, possessions, status– rather than the relational part of life–friendship, love, service. This quote, about the silly 5-10 pounds we all spend some amount of time worrying about, made me realize it is more important to use my energy to change my view of myself than change any of the physical aspects themselves. This leads to joy and freedom and fun! How would life be different? How would relationships be different? What a great reminder to live, truly live without wasting energy on looking better…let’s just live better, more fully, with all of our imperfections….