Gratitude Friday

Gratitude Friday: The Charts We Keep On Ourselves…

Saffron came home with a new set of sight words last week. Her teacher created this adorable folder with a ...
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Gratitude Friday: Gratefully Giving of Ourselves…

This week, I witnessed drop off stations for Harvey relief overflowing. Our usual spots, our elementary school and the ALDI, ...
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Gratitude Friday: Friday, Y’all, Just Friday…

Goodness, y'all. If ever there was a week to say, THANK GOODNESS IT'S FRIDAY, this is it. Because...this week? Ugh ...
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Gratitude Friday: The Invitation to March…

In 1965, a tall, slender white man with a full head of jet black hair arrived in Selma, Alabama expecting ...
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Gratitude Friday: Let’s All Just Simmer Down Here…

So this is how the first day of school went for us. We all walked cheerfully and excitedly the half ...
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Gratitude Friday: The Teenager…

This week, I am grateful for teenager Robin. Which sounds incredibly odd, except, if you knew how much I have ...
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Gratitude Friday: Cookies, Water Parks, and Motherhood, Oh my…

We ate steaks last night. I feel like I should confess that after Tuesday's post when I claimed my son's ...
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Gratitude Friday: Community Builders…

Well, my baby, Skillet, turned five yesterday. Officially, he turned five ten days ago but we played the parent card ...
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Gratitude Friday: Summer Might Kill Me…

Y'all. Over the course of this week, I have written around 3,000 words trying to fit a round orange slice* ...
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Gratitude Friday: Front Yard People, Y’all…

Well, friends. It's done. Our front yard seating area came together like a charm. And. We hosted our first get-together! ...
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Gratitude Friday: The Bicycle Perspective…

We are not a bicycle riding people. Pumpkin is horribly afraid she is going to fall off so she rides ...
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Gratitude Friday: “Lucky for you, it’s just me”…

This week, I'm sharing a post from May 2014. AKA, three houses and a bazillion years ago. Skillet would have ...
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Gratitude Friday: The 45th Anniversary…

Twenty years ago, I painstakingly cross-stitched my parents a letter for their 25th wedding anniversary. The fact that thing continues ...
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Gratitude Friday: No Mo’ Woe…

Well, it has been one month since we launched this new space to my social media folks. I know y'all ...
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Gratitude Friday: Summertime Friends…

Summertime is here, friends. And, OBVIOUSLY, that means my daughter has been waking up somewhere around the time the sun ...
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Gratitude Friday: How to Begin Building a Life of Gratitude, Week 3…

Y'all, I'm going to start off by telling you this has been a hard Gratitude Friday to write. Not because ...
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Gratitude Friday: How to Begin Building a Life of Gratitude, Week 2…

Hey, friends!  How did last week's Plumb Line beginning go?  Did you get the work started?  Did you picture Jesus ...
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Gratitude Friday: How to Begin Building Your Life of Gratitude…

A couple of night's ago, after I released this little dream of mine into the world, my small group leader ...
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Gratitude Friday: My Little Church Lady…

Happy Mother's Day weekend, y'all! I have approximately 2, 481 draft Mother's Day posts written but I can't manage to ...
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Gratitude Friday: Teachers…

Couple of things. One, how adorable is that photo???? Snapseed. Y'all. I made that! I have been having just the ...
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Gratitude Friday: Teach the Children Well…

Several weeks ago, after my regular bible study meeting, my leader asked me to consider becoming a leader myself. And ...
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Gratitude Friday: Spring Break Edition…

Ahem. Welcome to the end of Spring Break. Basically, we have spent all the money and had all the fun ...
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Gratitude Friday: Legos…

Welcome to the week of meltdowns. Sweet mercy. Yesterday, it was my son over his legos.  He couldn't make them ...
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Gratitude Friday: Mothering…

I promise it did not go unnoticed that the last two posts described the opposite personalities of my children. The Ying ...
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Gratitude Friday: My Son…

This was one of those weeks where I felt like God wasn't doing a whole of a speaking to me ...
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Gratitude Friday: Us…

Last night, as we were watching the 20/20 special on the incoming first family, my husband threw out this question ...
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Gratitude Friday: The Surprising Words…

Do you ever say something, out loud, and surprise yourself? You discover, just as the words are falling out of your mouth, their ...
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Gratitude Friday: The Beginning…

Years ago, God prompted me to begin a journey of gratitude.  We were smack in the middle of our darkest ...
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