I doubt I will ever get tired of reading ‘A Squash and a Squeeze’ by Julia Donaldson! Everything sounds beautiful in verse, if you ask me. I read this at PageOne bookshop yesterday, and the kids loved it!
In this story, a re-telling of a Yiddish folktale, a Little Old Lady learns (the hard way!) to appreciate the home that she has.
While I sipped a mug of chai (and nommed a chocolate-banana cupcake) last evening, I contemplated the profundity of ‘A Squash and a Squeeze’-
You have what you need. You are enough. Count your blessings.
Here’s some of mine-
- I have a roof over my head.
- I can read! It takes me places.
- I love my job.
What’s some of yours?