4.02.2012

The List that Never Ends: # 541-550

"You say grace before meals. All right. But I say grace before the concert and the opera, and grace before the play and pantomime, and grace before I open a book, and grace before sketching, painting, swimming, fencing, boxing, walking, playing, dancing and grace before I dip the pen in the ink."
- G. K. Chesterton

Yes, why not?

Thanking God today...
# 541. ... for a husband who loves kids and keeps them (and me) entertained...
# 542. ... for some little schnauzer puppies who came to visit Harvey Saturday.
# 543. ... for my nephew Benjamin who just celebrated his 13th birthday, and a fun day of paintball for the guys and hanging out with puppies and kids for the gals.
# 544. ... for a newly-cleaned-out-and-organized studio closet and a pile of unneeded stuff ready for a yard sale - ahhh, it warms the heart.
# 545. ... for indoor (non-leaking) plumbing.
# 546. ... for comfy shoes.
# 547. ... for feeling good again after two months of allergy/sinus problems.
# 548. ... for fresh-cut lilacs from my parents' house - wow, what a smell....
# 549. ... for living in a small town - I didn't realize how much I appreciated this until now.
# 550. ... that He is so amazing and creative.
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5 comments:

  1. Beauty, as always, is found here. The photos, the quote, everything.

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  2. Beautiful!! Lovely blog ~ I'm now following! So nice to "meet" you!
    Best,
    Anne ♥♥

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  3. I'm so glad to "see" you today...a sweet post!

    Blessings on your Holy Week!

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  4. LOVE that quote at the top! And those lilacs are GORGEOUS!!!

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  5. Thank you all for the sweet comments! Thanks for stopping by!

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