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my grandma cleaned the inside of my microwave!
180. a balloon to seriously brighten the day of a very sick little boy
my sister who has a job that allows her to pick up some things for my sick children
cuddling on the couch w/ Mr. A for HOURS while he works on resting and recovering
the smiles Miss L still gives even when she has a miserable cold
both children napping AT THE SAME TIME!
the amazing blessing of having my grandma in town the week I seem to be needing the most extra help!
the handy-round-the-house-ness of my husband!
watching the winter Olympics and cheering on the US
many quiet hours in the evening reading
190. a random afternoon visit from my sister!
Miss. L getting up on her hands and knees!
Miss. L recovered! all better! NO MORE COUGH!
Mr. A recovered! all better! NO FEVER, NO COUGH!
Seeing Mr. A learning to obey the first time!!! and doing it often!
sunny sunny days in winter
making a dinner full of wholesome food
a play-date planned!
more shelves in progress!
200. more places to be organized!
birds chirping in the morning!!!
knowing Spring is coming even if all I can see is snow right now
anticipating my tulips to soon push through
an early birthday present! (a book!!!)
getting the new Aperture 3 to better organize my photos!
seeing Miss L getting better at reaching and grabbing things!
being helpful to others
finished shelves in the laundry room!
210. Miss L laying on my shoulder
Mr. A wanting and asking to sit on my lab and read a book
a working car
exciting news from a friend!
finished shelves in the garage!
cleaning and re-organizing my kitchen
getting time to read my book club book (The Count of Monte Cristo)
pretty white snow that didn’t melt right away
220. Mr. A talking more and more!
the huge window in the front room
a stack of clean white blocks ready for creativity to spill all over them
my neti pot
a birthday morning of blueberry muffins and chai
my spot on the couch in front of the big bright window
a good night with my book club ladies
news of a VERY exciting review and giveaway I’m blessed to do soon
cheaper cell phone bill with more perks!
seeing tulips coming up!!!
230. seeing the grass, almost ALL of it!
making tracks in the snow with Mr. A
seeing how much Mr. A likes to paint!
a good productive time of Tot School with Mr. A
making blueberry muffins
going to bed early
both little ones sleeping in past 8am!
240. catching up on my reading through the Bible plan
getting my hands in the dirt and planting our first seeds indoors!
opening up the sandbox for the first time of the year
playing with the bubbles and the big bubble wand even though it’s cold outside