Monday, April 30, 2012


273. plans being made! EXCITING!

274. good doctors

Sunday, April 29, 2012


269. the response from our sunday school class to the Jones' passion and mission for Bridges of Faith/Bridgestone.

270. an early bed time for the kids-7:00

272. cradle holding my girl and seeing her eyes get sleepy.  she rarely falls asleep in my arms anymore.

Saturday, April 28, 2012


267. having our friends, the Jones' come to visit for the night

268. hearing my girl say "hi mommy!" when i walked in her room

Thursday, April 26, 2012


265. watching little guy sing and perform at his school spring program

266. a great hiding spot while playing hide and go seek with the kids

Wednesday, April 25, 2012


261. seeing little guy before he went in for his spring program (thats about all i saw of him)

262. baby girl's fave word is her brother's name and vice versa when i asked them

263. dinner out

264. sweet girl's noises as she plays in her toy kitchen

Tuesday, April 24, 2012


259. rocking baby girl in the middle of the night. it seems like it's the only cuddle time with her.  for naps and bed time she is squirmy and lets us hold her for maybe a minute before saying "bed!" when she wakes up in the middle of the nith (rarely) she lets us cuddle her.

260. as my hubby called it....hop on  mom and pop. we all pile in our bed before bed time to play, tickle, snuggle

Monday, April 23, 2012


257. hearing little guy sing any and every song that pops into his head.

258. playing

Friday, April 20, 2012


255. tea time with four beautiful princesses and one baby beauty

256. seeing jia take a step. it was only one but excited to see it and can't wait to see more

Thursday, April 19, 2012


251. a walk around the neighborhood with my sweet girl

252. a mother in law who watches the kids late

253. getting to see the HHS play Oklahoma

254. that my hubby loves live theater as much as i do

Wednesday, April 18, 2012


249. my husband cleaning up  my paperwork messes.

250. skyping with my parents

Monday, April 16, 2012


248. the tightest hug from my niece grace.

Sunday, April 15, 2012


245. a nap in the afternoon

246. hearing how little guy loves his sister

247. yummy crock-pot cake-thanks shannon

Saturday, April 14, 2012


241. picking strawberries

242. eating warm strawberries

243. watching little guy second soccer game

244. a quiet house

Friday, April 13, 2012


239. watching my nephew (Jacob) play baseball for the first time

240. little hands softly, sweetly on my face.

Thursday, April 12, 2012


236. gave sweet girl a piece of gum today. she always sees me give little guy some gum and says "um" so i attempted it. she chewed it till all the crunch was gone (it was a small piece from a gum ball machine) and then i heard "ahhhhh!' she swallowed it. she may have chewed it all but 2 min.

237.watching my kids interact with other kids at the park

238. my daughters yawn

Wednesday, April 11, 2012


231. our house-forgot something at home today and had to go back to get it and walked into the house to smell gas. called the utility company and they came out and fixed a gas leak. glad i went home when i did.

232. having a picnic snack with little guy and watching a local tree cutting service cut down the neighbors tree.

233. taking the kids to play at the park and having a good conversation with my hubby

234. bundling the kids up, pulling them in the wagon and going for a walk. talking about our dreams

235. a first! my daughter enjoying the park swings. we pushed her on it for at least 15min. when we use to put her on them the momentum of going foward would scare her and she would cry.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012


229. my husband being willing to help me clean out the shead tonight

230. finding out i an having a nephew. baby boy burton will be here in august, YEAH!

Sunday, April 08, 2012

228. our God Reigns-salvation

Saturday, April 07, 2012


227. my little guy following behind me with his toy lawn mower while i cut the whole front yard.

Thursday, April 05, 2012


225. when i picked little guy up from school today he told me all about his Easter party. the food they had and the egg hunt they went on. I usually don't get a bit of info from him. it was awesome

226. lazy evening at home

Monday, April 02, 2012


224. my mom-especially after seeing a status update on someon's fb page that said, "mom :(", her mom had just lost her battle with cancer. i can't een imagine not having my mom and for this girl it was way to young for her to have her life without her mom. i could just hear her cry in that one small word.

Sunday, April 01, 2012


218. laughing as little guy acts out all of his thoughts in the car on our drive home from church

219. not geting paged to pick up sweet girl because she was crying in nursery

220. picking her up and she wasn't crying