So Very Thankful for so many things. I am grateful and thankful you could say. How about you?
The Waiting can be stressful but it can also bring so much joy and peace. Wait for the creation, wait for the laughter, wait for the small little legs to catch up to you. When you chose to slow down and wait, there is happiness in that.
Finding Joy in the Simple. Staying in bed a little longer on a Saturday, listening to the laughter of kids playing, knowing that the work that is before you is not what rules your life as long as you are constantly looking to the finish line and Christ.
Mud Bath Anyone? Sometimes you do things that are fun, sometimes you do things that get you out of your comfort zone so that you draw our kids out to do them with you. Family time is important, and when it can be fun and messy, why not?
Finally Back! It’s been a long four weeks of working late, sleeping less and worrying more. The parts that are missing? Praying more, having conversations with Jesus and trusting that His will will be done.
Family Strength, it can be like mild green tea, or strong like black tea. Both are good and can be great for the body. Families when loud or quiet help to make us who we are. The strength comes in getting through life together and gaining love.
Peace, Umm Maybe, sometimes I wonder if peace is over rated? Then I realize I have peace from the most routine daily activities, to the crazy let’s go zip lining activities. Peace comes from being ok, ok with yourself and what is going on around you.
Going On A Trip, and oh what a trip it will be. Planning and prepping is essential, but the most important part is the adventure. Rocket-ships would be fun, but if a problem needs to be solved to use it, I’ll pass.
The Beauty of Life, it’s all around us. It’s in the moments shared with your teen. It’s in the tears shared with a friend. I want to see that beauty more than the ugly of life, so I need to be in the moment, looking for the beauty