But last night for Family Home Evening it spread to all of us and we added a bunch of leaves to “catch up” to where we would be had we started earlier.
She came up with some good ones, including “bale eyes” which is translated as “blue eyes.”
Which brings me to one of my biggest “grateful for” things today:
All the amazing notes and fund raising ideas and donations that came through for the I Love Lucy fund yesterday.
I got all teary a couple times through the day as they just kept rolling in.
Can I tell you how much it means to have people care about and love your daughter and other BBS kids they have never even met? It feels like your heart might explode.
Thank you, thank you. Please keep the ideas and any donations coming. They are going to make such a big difference.
I have an idea on that I will write about soon, but for today I just want to say, there’s nothing like a heavy-laden tree to remind you of all those blessings.
Let’s take a closer look at that thing so far:
There we go.
It’s off to a good start.
Christmas, I love you, but please let us bask in all this gratitude stuff first before you come marching on in in all your glory.