Monday, August 30, 2010


1. cool mornings
2. Bible study on the patio while Luke plays
3. hot tea
4. hard-working husband
5. "scub scouts" {Luke says it; Noah is one}
6. that Noah's favorite thing about "scub scouts" is "learning about God and serving"
7. 8 yr old boy insights
8. a king-sized pillow
9. Luke patiently lining up tractors
10. snuggles from a busy 2 yr old
11. "Mommy, I need go potty!" BEFORE it happens!
12. Excedrin
13. public school teachers
14. Luke's "lankie"
15. the luxury of a day of rest when a migraine hits: only 1 kid at home, being a stay-at-home mom, being caught up (for ONCE) on chores
16. leftovers for lunch
17. God's unlimited patience (1 Tim 1:16)
18. Word meals (Jeremiah 15:16)
19. kids' hugs for the bus driver
20. that salvation pleased him! (Ps 115:3)

The first of counting my many, many blessings...

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Hello, my name is Melanie...

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