I think that most people get absorbed in day-to-day life. Sometimes life seems to devour them, as they become swallowed up by the demands of life. It is easy to become consumed by responsibilities of work, both at home and on the job. Surely most of us have felt this at some time or another. I think there are times we all need to take a timeout.
I love reading, and can easily become absorbed in a book. I especially enjoy books that educate me, or teach me something. I can easily become engrossed in books about animals. I often will take in as much as I can, soaking up the knowledge so I can use it in the future.
When Bill is home, he occupies all of my time and attention. We soak up every minute together. Even doing chores is better when they are done together. However, we always make time to engage in some quality fun time. The critters like to soak up Dad, too.
I love to immerse myself in nature whenever I can. I love to watch wildlife. Taking a walk with Stella is a great way to engage in nature’s blessings. I enjoy the simple, natural things in life. They help to put everything else into perspective.
Pondering Prompt: "Absorb"