This morning I woke up a good hour and a half before my alarm. I was not happy.
When my morning meeting was over I started packing up my things and was prepared to crawl back into bed and hibernate for the day. Before I knew what was happening I had my sunnies on and was getting into my car, not my bed. I believe wandering is good for the soul, so I just started driving.
I finally stopped when I saw this:
A Casperson Books is a rare and used bookshop in downtown Niles. Obviously, I had to go in.
An old children's school book from 1914.
This entire section was completely dedicated to books about Abraham Lincoln.
And a section on fire?
Right across from the bookstore was Veni's Sweet Shop. Books and chocolates? I'll take it.
I mean. . . I couldn't leave empty handed.
Milk chocolate caramel and dark chocolate mint truffles. . .
Dark chocolate covered Oreos and homemade milk chocolate mints.
Needless to say my grumpy mood disappeared pretty quickly.
When in a bad mood there are no better words to live by: