Tuesday, August 27, 2013

771 - 780 of One Thousand Gifts

Tonight I am thankful for so many things . . .

771. The heat wave we are having has reminded me how thankful I am for Air Conditioning!

772. We sold our seven year old boat. That was certainly a blessing!

773. Email is such a HUGE blessing to us. We can take care of so many things with a few clicks of the keyboard.

774. I am thankful my brain continues to soak in information. New training at work is tedious!

775. I am thankful the school year is off to a great start for the boys.

776. I am thankful for quiet evenings.

777. Crazy and Strange Creatures at my house . . .

Ryan and Apollo the beardie

Ryan and Apollo, Cameron (back), Cody (middle) and Evan

778. The Festivals in our area have began.

779. The thought of fresh apples and apple pie are tempting our taste buds.

780. Every day Miracles


Sunday, August 25, 2013

761 - 770 of One Thousand Gifts

I am a bit behind in posting . . . I am Thankful for:

761. Melissa delivering safely.

762. Our new GREAT Nephew Berkeley.

763. Family movies with popcorn.

764. The opportunity to Pray for friends and neighbors.

765. Passing training with flying colors!

766. Great devotionals

767. Hot showers

768. Fresh starts

769. Good friends

770. Professionals

Thursday, August 22, 2013

751 - 760 of Thousand Gifts

August 22, 2013 . . . taking time to soak in the Gifts God has given.

751. Peaceful days at home to collect my thoughts.

752. Knowing that God is orchestrating our lives . . . every second.

753. Looking forward to a great nephew's birth tomorrow.

754. Lab tests all clear.

755. Ducklings growing into beautiful ducks. Taking part in the miracle of the entire process has been amazing.

756. Precious time alone . . . with God.

757. Changing seasons.

758. Health

759. Safety

780. Special "I love you" and hugs from my children.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

741 - 750 of ONE THOUSAND GIFTS

I am behind a few days in posting . . . So, tonight is a bit of a catch up.

741. I feel blessed to have had TWO lovely days this week.

742. Throw blankets on a chilly evening in August . . . it is crazy chilly!

743. Hair appointment day

744. Small accomplishments

745. Enjoying the last week of summer before school resumes

746. Cell phones ~ our daughter can call us anytime

747. Duct tape

748. Sunsets

749. Night time kisses

750. Summer time fires in the fire pit - so relaxing

Saturday, August 10, 2013

736-740 of One Thousand Gifts

736. Family

737. Giggles

738. Cupcakes

739. Black n white photos

740. The anticipation of a new great nephew . . . very soon!

Thursday, August 8, 2013

731 - 735 of ONE THOUSAND GIFTS

731. Bedtimes resuming before school starts. (Always a week before.)

732. Grumpy days - because if you don't have grumpy days, you don't appreciate the good days.

733. Weekends with nothing planned.

734. Little visits with my Sister and nieces.

735. Fresh corn on the cob.

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

726 - 730 of One Thousand Gifts

726. Blessed Assurance that God is ALWAYS near!

727. 

728. 
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730. Wednesdays!

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

721 - 725 of One Thousand Blessings

721. Cool evenings outside

722. Neck rubs

723. Ice water

724. ibooks

725. happy kids

Monday, August 5, 2013

716-720 of One Thousand Gifts

Today has turned into tomorrow . . . Midnight has come. Monday is now history and Tuesday is upon us. Before I head to bed, here are a few more things I am Thankful for . . . 

716. Headache pain reliever

717. Homemade Mac n cheese

718. Little moments of calm in a hectic day

719. Beautiful reminders of God's love

720. Progress

Sunday, August 4, 2013

706 - 715 of One Thousand Gifts

706. Dinner outside

707. Taco Pizza

708. New puppy snuggles (neighbor's pup)

709. Happy and healthy ducklings

710. Relaxing boat rides

711. Listening to the reasoning of a seven year old

712. Sandy boy toes

713. Watching my boys find "gems" in the sand.

714. Books

715. Simple things

Thursday, August 1, 2013

701 - of ONE THOUSAND GIFTS

701. A brand new month! August

702. A relatively calm day.

703. Finished boy bedrooms - love the new themes.

704. A sweet little gift I received . . . 



705. Great blood glucose scores.