I recently discovered Instagram. I created an account a couple years ago, but never really got into it until last month. Now Instragram is my favorite social media platform. You know why?
When I scroll down my Instagram feed, I see beauty, laughter, smiles, motivation, encouragement, muscles, empowerment, family. I see happiness.
Other people's Instagram happiness is contagious, and I suddenly found myself sharing my own happiness, those little moments that sneak into my days that remind me of the happiness that surrounds me in subtle ways.
The last couple of years haven't been the greatest for me. But I've discovered it's those little moments of happiness that matter. And those little moments gradually accumulate until they far outnumber the moments of unhappiness.
So I've decided it's time to focus on the happy moments -- however long or short they may be -- and share them along the way. Here's the first of many, many more to come...
Happy Moment: Just a Girl and Her Dog