This past weekend we celebrated my Dad’s 75th birthday… and for the first time in a very long time, my entire family (sans my mom) spent some time together. It was awesome – we were reminded why we don’t like each other and also reminded why we love each other. And we all laughed and… Continue reading Family Gratitude!
There is this dawning realisation that is creeping into my brain – a realisation that I have long been fighting because I do not deem myself worthy. But, it is there. It is like the tenderness before dawn, as the sky gently lightens in colour and hews of pink, gold and yellow paint the sky.… Continue reading I. Am. Loved!
Welcome to Gratitude Mondays. There are many days that I feel like a failure. A loser… A transgressor, a (shock horror) a sinner… Yes, we are all those for all have fallen short of God’s glory, but we have also been redeemed. As I begin to move along to a greater understanding of how God sees… Continue reading Pleasing God!
Gratitude for Good Health I haven’t blogged in about three weeks. I have had tracheaitus, which I think was actually bronchitis, but I have not been well. Of course, being ill, comes with its drawbacks – not only have I NOT blogged, but I haven’t been running, reading or doing pretty much of anything. And… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays
There is so much to be grateful for… I am grateful that I have married a good man, who cares about me, and our family and actually desires to be with me… I am grateful that I believe in a good, kind and loving God who is actively involved in my life – even when… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays
Okay, I have borrowed the name from a friend of mine, who uses the Lady Grumpypants moniker for her own writing. The reason why I am using it now is because that is exactly how I felt all weekend. I was so bad that when Baby Girl pulled her earing skew and it started bleeding,… Continue reading Lady Grumpypants!
I know I usually blog my gratitude journal on a Monday, but work yesterday was simply a little too chaotic to ignore AND something special happened last night for which I need to express my gratitude. Yes, I had an amazing weekend – but last night, Baby Girl had her first sleepover at a friend’s… Continue reading He has never let me down!