Category Archives: thankfulness

Every Little Thing Is Gonna Be OK 🐦🐦🐦

Don’t worry…Every little thing’s gonna be alright 🐦🐦🐦 Continue reading

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Amazing work, my skilled sweetheart!

Out with the old (and mold) and in with the new! What a transformation! Continue reading

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Thank You!

This morning I logged into WordPress as I often to to check in and see what beautiful photos and insightful thoughts other bloggers have to share.  It is always a treat when people take the time to comment on my … Continue reading

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My Hero

This past week has been challenging to say the least! My hot water heater died Wednesday night, and I found out while I was in the shower. Not fun. I was hoping that someone was washing dishes or doing laundry, … Continue reading

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The Lost Has Been Found!!! 🎉😁🎉

The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost. Gilbert K. Chesterton Friday was a red letter day in our happy household! Mara’s bag had been lost since she arrived on the 17th, but finally on … Continue reading

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Bloom (Despite) Where You’re Planted!

Volunteer Hollyhocks growing between the concrete and the patio pavers. They are thriving despite their location! In spite of discouragement and adversity, those who are happiest seem to have a way of learning from difficult times, becoming stronger, wiser and … Continue reading

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Thank God for the Givers!

There are two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better. Marlo Thomas The world is made up of givers and takers. At some time we have all given … Continue reading

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I Believe in Angels!

The doodle above is one that I wrote in a little journal I use to jot down prayers, intentions, whatever I might be thinking about or longing for. Last Tuesday evening, I was reflecting on how fortunate I am. I … Continue reading

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Thank you God for the flowers!

I hope some day to meet God, because I want to thank Him for the flowers. ~Robert Brault 

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If you host an exchange student, you’ll be sorry…

…sorry to see him or her go back home.  The absolute worst part of the hosting that I’ve done is having to say goodbye to the student when the exchange time is over.  The very first exchange student our family … Continue reading

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I’m not the grammar police (or at least I’m TRYING my best not to be!)

It sometimes takes everything I’ve got not to correct people when they make horrible mistakes with grammar.  Many of you know what I’m talking about:  your instead of you’re (your welcome), there instead of they’re (there going to love this), … Continue reading

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Keeping my eye on you…..

Apparently it’s true, even in nature, that mothers have eyes in the back of their heads, or at least manage somehow to always keep an eye on what the little ones are doing 😉   This mama seagull keeps a … Continue reading

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