I’m still thanking the Lord for more of my one-thousand gifts!
Gifts #151 – #175:
My friend Tina and her baby (still in the womb) are both safe after a scare last week.
The new old car passed emissions!
Cheap cars mean cheap ad valorem fees for tags.
Sister-time for Lindsey and Kathryn.
Vanilla cupcakes with chocolate icing (a tasty result of aforementioned sister-time).
Functioning as a two-car family again.
Lindsey loves Color Guard (1st practice was this week).
New friends for Lindsey.
More hope for a good homeschool year since Lindsey has Color Guard to look forward to.
Kathryn is excited that I signed her up for Chess Club (begins next month).
The mission trip Lindsey is on beginning today!
Chaperones willing to spend 14 hours on a bus with a gaggle of middle-schoolers.
A clean house.
Getting things done so we can list our home for sale next week.
Plenty of planning time next week for our homeschool year.
Really funny/sweet greeting cards to send.
The big purple butterfly bush I see when sitting at my desk.
Being able to donate items we don’t need to a good cause.
Occasional opportunities to use my vast stores of mostly-useless knowledge.
Dads and daughters.
No, I didn’t make them pose; I just grabbed my camera when they all settled in like this.
Consider trying this gift-counting for yourself, on your own or as part of the Gratitude Community.
Wife, mom, grandma. Introvert who finds joy in good books, sunshine, and authentic conversation. Fitness enthusiast and personal trainer. Often seen with a steaming mug of tea in hand.