Thanksgiving: Week 5

Delight. A few things that were written in my journal that I didn’t add last week (I had apparently started keeping track last week before I misplaced it): 3 Ways I Witnessed Happiness Today: 105. Claire (almost 3 yr old) dragging a chair from her bedroom to look at the snow falling in my window. […]

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Thanksgiving: Week 4

I’ve tried to be motivated this week. One day I piled my books on my bed to read in the side-lying position. It didn’t happen. Then when the books and journals got cleared off for Dear Husband, they didn’t get opened again… Here are a few of my let-downs – and how they are turning […]

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Thanksgiving: Week Three

January Joy Dare continued… January 8: a light that caught you, a reflection that surprised you, a shadow that fell lovely 46. The light reflecting brightly from the snow on usually black shingle roofs 47. The candle reflecting in the myriad of mirrors on my dresser 48. The light in the stained glass square hanging in […]

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Thanksgiving: week two

Have you seen the one thousand gifts in 2012 JOY DARE yet?  NO? well, it’s okay, I printed it out on Saturday, and added to my list.  Jump in where you are at, 366×3=1098, so you can miss a few (and once I start looking I can’t stop seeing). You can find it on Ann Voskamp’s blog A Holy […]

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Thanksgiving: Week One

The first Monday of 2012 A fresh book to start recording graces given. Blessings. A record of thanksgiving. Abba, thank you for off-duty lifeguards who still save lives.  in just the right place at just the right time. Abba, thank you for home pregnancy test, even if it meant I had to forgo all the […]

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