Monday, May 9, 2011

One Thousand Gifts (Continued)

"All your children will be taught by the LORD, and great will be their peace"

(Isaiah 54:13 TNIV).

Grateful beyond words for my children, my mom, and my mother-in-law.

Continuing to give thanks...
#1608- #1630

-my favourite part of Mother's Day- home made cards and notes

-practical gifts

-gardening preparations

-not so practical gifts (but yummy nonetheless)!

-pride in homemade cards (I LOVE IT)!

-first Mother's Day with Deborah in my arms

-my four amazing children

-attempting family photos

-Curtis' perma smile

-reading time (even if the book's upside down)

-eating dinner outside

-eager daughter to help her daddy at the market (3:00 a.m. on a Sat. morning)

-homemade sweaters from Oma

-"I'm glad you're my mom" (words to cherish)

-"Don't come in the kitchen, Mom"

-practicing for track and field in the back yard

-I can still do triple jump!

-Ernie Haase tickets!!! http://erniesigsound.com/

-friends who so willingly babysit

-great group of girls and the opportunity to speak to them about purity, modesty, etc.

-celebrating Moms

-the sun and a busy greenhouse season

-drinking from the Living Water


Deborah said...

Found your blog through One Thousand Gifts. Love numer 1613. Glad to see some people still use the name "Deborah". Always has been one of my favorites. lol

Janice said...

It looks like you had a great Mother's Day Anna. The homemade cards are my favorite part too.
It is so nice to see all the pics of your family. I don't blog much anymore but I do post lots of pics on facebook. If you're on it let me know.

Love to you and yours,