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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 21

Today was an other long day... lessons, school, rehearsals, and a band concert.  Still... being a long day didn't mean there weren't little miracles here and there. Today I am grateful that when I came home there were a few Christmas decorations up, thanks to my oldest daughter making time to hang them. I am… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 21

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 19 and Day 20

It's been some cray days.  Concerts both nights, in addition to teaching and school... and the week has only started. Yesterday I was grateful for the heat pad in my bed.  My husband was gone and I had nothing to bounce my heat off of. I was grateful for the scriptures I read, they brought… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 19 and Day 20

Family Friday

Snap! It’s December!

It hasn't been that long since I posted about the family.  It has been a crazy busy week, and it won't be the busiest week we have. Kimber, Ray and the kids were able to find time to take in the lights.  They went down to Corvallis to see the lights and to see the… Continue reading Snap! It’s December!

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Developing and Attitude of Gratitude – Day 17 and Day 18

Yesterday was a very long and frustrating day.  I got home so very late and was too tired to write.  Even though it was a frustrating day with many things going wrong, I was able to think of a few things to be grateful for when I said my prayer at the end of the… Continue reading Developing and Attitude of Gratitude – Day 17 and Day 18

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 16

Wow... long day. Today I am grateful for the kids that stepped up and helped me with all my craziness today. I am grateful my husband made the concert tonight in support of our daughter. I am grateful for the rain.  Not only do we need the moisture, the rain helps ease the lack of… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 16

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Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 15

Many years ago, when my oldest children were little, we didn't have much.  We barely were able to meet our bills and feed our family.  The holiday season wasn't a joyous season.  It was a stressful season.  The materialism of Christmas was overwhelming.  Then, a lovely family introduced us to St. Nicholas Day.  From that… Continue reading Developing an Attitude of Gratitude – Day 15

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Developing and Attitude of Gratitude – Day 14

Today I am grateful for my testimony of Jesus Christ.  I have been working on being clear in my conversations with others that i believe in Jesus Christ.  Today I had more than one opportunity to declare my belief in and dependence on the Savior, Jesus Christ.  He is the reason for the season! Today… Continue reading Developing and Attitude of Gratitude – Day 14

Warrior Wednesday

A Warrior is in Control of Their Own Destiny

I think this is a key to being a Warrior.   A Warrior is independent.  A Warrior is kind, yet doesn't allow the opinions of others to define who they are and how they feel. A Warrior doesn't allow worries about money to get to them.  They find joy in what they have.  In finding joy… Continue reading A Warrior is in Control of Their Own Destiny

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Developing and Attitude of Gratitude – Day 13

I love this quote! Today I am grateful for... ... voice students.  I love them as people and I love that it gives me a little bit of money to help out my family. ... my little electric teapot.  I got it for school.  I love that can drink herb tea all day, especially because… Continue reading Developing and Attitude of Gratitude – Day 13

Family Friday

Opps… I Let My Week Get Away

So, this won't be a typical post for me.  Friday was a busy day on the road, so I didn't actually post on Family Friday.  Besides, I couldn't wait an additional week to report on the most exciting thing of the week.  So her it goes... Lilli used her last Saturday of Thanksgiving week to… Continue reading Opps… I Let My Week Get Away