I love to have people over for dinner. It's one of my top five favorite things to do. (The other four items are secret to all but a select few.) So I've been puzzled as to why this trend is taking hold in my life. There are, of course, plenty of excuses: work is outrageously busy, the budget is outrageously tight, my apartment is beyond outrageous in its messiness.
So this post today is a reminder to me to not let that picture be just a daydream. Life is far too short to let a few dust bunnies stop the party. And I know that most of the people in my life would be more than happy with a platter of spaghetti and tomato sauce, a simple salad and maybe a few cookies or chucks of chocolate for dessert. So for a few pennies and a swift kick to my house-pride, my perfect moment can be a frequent reality.
So as the old saying goes: The perfect time is always now, the perfect place is always here, the perfect teaching is whatever is right in front of you.
What is your perfect moment and what stops you from making it happen? What perfect moment is in front of you right now?