Sometimes it's the smaller kindnesses in [you], or the little experiences together.
Today, on a gloomy snowcapped afternoon, after waking up at 730am on a Saturday to go into work, I returned to this
My dear friend Amy Callahan had left me a sweet gift on the doorstep. We haven't had hardly any time to spend with one another, and it really stinks cuz we love each other. But this cute letter and a gift that has a funny/special meaning to both of us was just what I needed. I often say that gifts are not a love language of mine. But, when they are so specific to me/my preferences, and are a surprise, then I feel loved. :)
Also, the previous night Annie, one of the lovely girls in my freshman small group came over. We ate burgers from my favorite place, watched a movie, and baked cookies from scratch. I really love hanging out with Annie. And, it started snowing last night so she spent the night and I tucked her in bed and read her a golden chapter from a good book.
It's the little things we take the time to do for people or give to friends that can often mean so much.
I am usually not so cheesy, but hey, I do LOVE cheese.