Today Q asked me what I wanted him to draw, and I said, "A tiger"."How about a sink Momma?"So, he drew a sink. And I love that little sink. Maybe sinks are just as exciting as tigers...Today I give thanks for the ordinary exciting things:pumpkinssunrise on the wet green grass, sparkly and goldenfresh airbran muffinsan … Continue reading Finding Gratitude in the Sink
"I came that they may have live and have it abundantly" -John 10:10continuing the list of thanks and seeing the gift in the everyday:0085. A man, a boy and a train set from long ago. Never mind that the engine has caught on fire twice, it still runs and thrills hearts in the living room. … Continue reading One Hundred Gifts
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons. ~T.S. Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred PrufrockToday's post is brought to you by coffee.Sheldon has a case of croup. This has meant a sleepless night for everyone, which means I am functioning off of coffee fumes and will power. I love to sleep (0072). … Continue reading Measuring Abundance
As Pollyanna would say, "Let's play the glad game!" Here is what I'm grateful for this week:0035. Sushi. Particularly sushi rolls with the delicious hot and sweet sauces. 0036. The fact that My God is on the throne and He does whatever He pleases. No one can thwart His plans or stay His hand.0037. Little … Continue reading No Dog Bites or Bee Stings Today!
"Praise God, from Whom all blessings flow." -DoxologyI have started to speak Gratitude lately. It takes some work but once you get rolling, it's really a thrilling language. You notice things that would go unnoticed in your native tongue. Here is my list for this week: 0016. Guacamole. Freshly made, especially when it has that … Continue reading I Speak Gratitude Better than Spanish!
Today I am going to count (some of) my blessings. Eh, I know. It's too early. Where's my coffee? Seriously though, I'm taking a break and starting the list. The list of blessings that I won't notice unless I write them down. Psalm 34:8"Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the man … Continue reading Beginning The List