MADE: these really yummy caramel brownies
COOKED: I’m always cooking but my favorite now is throwing things on the BQ
DRANK: This month I have been juicing lots and lots, trying to get my glow back
READ: (reading still) Brave book and one called Self Matters by Dr. Phil
WANTED: a record player…yep. Still want one of these. Have a perfect spot for it.
PLAYED: with my niece and sister-n-law as we shared a photo with each other each day
DECIDED: I want to paint my dining room gray and not peacock or white
WISHED: for more rain…yes still wishing
ENJOYED: a BQ with friends from work, a nice weekend in Landers and a moon date
WONDERED: If my medical test results will be nice and normal
PONDERED: how my garden grows – it’s so mind blowing to me
STARTED: to paint a new/old book case happy yellow…finished it too
WATCHED: 7 Little Johnstons. Super cool family.
HOPED: for the trees to show signs of life
NEEDED: a new routine
SMELLED: BQ and fire pit smells of our California spring
WORE: new dress and jeans from a friend who donated a nice handful of clothes to me
NOTICED: trash can be picked up and photographed as “art”
KNEW: that I would love a new/old/free book case to house all our BOOKS!
THOUGHT: How great it will be when my sister’s husband returns to the states, he got his interview!!
ADMIRED: Tim and Sarah for taking such good care of H
SORTED: through my books and decided to donate a big box full
BOUGHT: a few succulents to plant
FINALLY: changed medical groups, had a physical, blood work and mammogram. Self Care.
DISLIKED: my random judgmental thoughts
FELT: gratitude when all the babies were born in March starting with Fox Quinn, then Miracle Lynn and last to arrive in March, our families little warrior Caiden Chad who is a Gastroschisis baby and had to have surgery when he arrived but the little warrior baby is healing and doing better day by day.
SNACKED: still eating apples and drinking juice the green kind
WISHED: bad things didn’t have to happen
LISTENED: to the quite which can be good every so often
DISCOVERED: that “crazy is overrated”
SCRIPTURE: Galatians 5:22-23 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
I have loved this scripture for so long. It’s so very true and you know what’s even more special for me, our wedding anniversary is 5/22…so it helps me to remember the reference.