First Time Driver?

I drove for the first time in almost 4 months today.

I mean, I’ve been a passenger in a car, but I haven’t actually driven myself anywhere since mid-March. I had to actively look for my wallet in my bedroom closet in order to have my driver’s license on me. It was tucked away with my purse on a high closet shelf where other infrequently used items are stored.

Today I got it out and told my daughter I was taking her for a ride. And that’s what we did.

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Something To Look Forward To

I’m getting stir crazy.

I want to get out so badly that I got dressed IN REAL CLOTHES for a livestream Amos Lee concert on Instagram tonight that I will watch alone in my own living room.

No one will see me.  But, I do this every week because it gives me something to look forward to during these dark times.

We all want out.

I know. We want nothing more than to resume “normal” life and go places freely and see people. Really engage with others.

I am starved for social interaction.

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Dressing Up In Lockdown

I did a thing today.

I have read other posts about people getting dressed up lately “just because”. I mean, we’re all holed up in quarantine. It’s not like we have much reason to get dressed at all, really.

Today I decided I needed a little pick-me-up. A Mother’s Day treat time myself, if you will. So, while the rest of my family was outside playing, I blow dried my hair, put on my “fancy” makeup (as opposed to just the regular makeup I put on to do a quick TikTok video), and threw on a dress and heels.

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