Thais Freitas

Creating Meaningful Connections Through Stories & Creativity

Personal

Some years are quite unremarkable: they go by in the blink of an eye and leave you feeling like you missed something. 2019 was exactly like that for me, a transition period when I focused on working full time, keeping my toddler alive and thriving, being a decent partner, building a new human being, and not losing my mind in the process. It wasn’t easy, so just getting to the end unshattered feels like a victory, and I’ve learned a lot in the process:

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September was a rough month for us, with Thiago working long hours to meet deadlines, Eli getting regular colds at daycare and myself extra busy at work as well. We didn’t have much time to relax and just enjoy the end of Summer and the wonderful beginning of Fall – my favourite time of the year – but everything worked out in the end. A good thing about listing what I loved each month is that it makes me see that, no matter how hard everything may be, there are always lots of good things happening. So, without further ado, here are the 10 random things I loved the most in September:
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Inspiring, refreshing, remarkable and even magical things happen to us almost every day, even though we don’t always realize. I decided to keep track of these things to focus on the positive side of life and share my findings with other people who may be looking for inspiration or good news. Here are 10 things I loved the most in August:
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