Enjoy the Day

My daughter and I don’t own a television, by choice.

Nothing good was added to our life from the noise.

You can hear the natural flow of the day when there is no additional noise. The air conditioning is blowing steadily through the air vent above my head. Sitting in the middle of my bed while typing, the cool air is landing on the back of my neck, arms, and shoulders. There is a ceiling fan in the room, but I cannot hear it spinning over the air conditioning.

There several reasons I let go of my phone, but the noise was a big one. Even turning it to silent, it would light up with quiet noise. I tested myself this week, and left my phone at home while out with my daughter. The only part I missed was the ability to take a picture of our moments together.

I’ve never carried a camera, but maybe that is what’s next.

morning

2 thoughts on “Enjoy the Day

  1. Liz says:

    Even though I own a phone, with me being on a pay as you go one, I am not constantly connected to the internet. It’s not busy in other ways thankfully and just serves as an emergency and the odd conversation and although I have a camera on my phone, it is not one I mainly rely on, I still like my camera for that. As you are leaving your phone behind but missing your moments, a nice compact camera will be nice for you. 🙂

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