For getting all the dishes done. I should learn not to let them pile up :(
For the boys liking dinner tonight. It was just spaghetti, but both of them had seconds.
For days when there is no new bad news.
For when Gord feels the baby move.
I am starting off tonight's list with being grateful that we actually had an ant-free day today.
For being able to pay enough to the mortgage company to keep the house for another few weeks.
Learning that there won't be any PST charged on the vehicle we were given. ( Now just to afford the safety, licensing and insurance. Small blessings!)
For getting tubtime, teethbrushed, stories read, prayers said and the boys in their beds at the right time :)
For having a chance to chat with a friend for a little while today.
I am going to start todays five with being grateful that my Mom has made it back from her two week cruise safe and sound.
For her having a great vacation. She deserved it!
For a gift of Gabe's current favourite movie.
For Gord getting paid for his week of work from a couple weeks ago.
For the sunshine coming after the rain today.
As I look at this picture I am grateful for the care that God takes in making each and every one of us.
I think of the baby I am carrying and am grateful that he is in God's hands.
For a nice spring day.
For Gabe's pure enjoyment of a new movie rental....in 4 days BOLT has been the only movie he has watched.
That for an extra dollar we get to keep the movie for 8 days instead of 1. Looks like Daddy made a good choice.
I am grateful tonight that both the boys managed to make it through their haircuts with relatively minor issues...amazing what lollipop bribery can do
For Gord giving the boys much needed baths tonight
For getting a new bra..even if it needs to be a nursing one
For going out on my own for a little while today. I was kind of in a fog, but it was still nice to just walk around a little by myself.
Gord doesn't think that my using being done my five, AS one of my five is kosher....so how about this one.....
I am grateful that when I started this blog I made it a daily list of 5 not 10!!
It is terribly late, and I should already have been asleep for several hours (man...will I be grumpy in the morning) but, I wanted to keep on top of this.
For a wonderful evening with friends
For Gord having a good interview, which will hopefully lead to a second one.
For being given a vehicle! We just need to safety, and insure it. Amazing!
For getting a start on organizing some of our papers
That Iam now done my five, and am off to bed !!
Tonight I am grateful for taking the opportunity to sit on the couch as a family and enjoy finishing watching a movie together.
For Gord liking my Shepherd's pie for dinner even if the boys didn't :(
For Kleenex with lotion!!
For the VERY LARGE bowl of ice cream I am going to enjoy when I am done writing this post! lol
For another possible job opportunity for Gord! Please Lord let one of these come together soon.
Tonight I feel like poop. Having a cold when you are pregnant and can't take anything really sucks! But, here I am to give today's five
I am grateful for my hubby making me a tea to try and help me feel better
For a job interview for Gord on Wednesday morning. All prayers appreciated
For Gabe getting back to routine with school
For getting some errands done this morning
For finally being up to date with our taxes...even '08!
For getting to church
For beautiful sleeping babies...two new ones in church today :)
That my husband is very understanding of my moods and headaches.
That my boys are in bed, and I can get in my pj's, relax with my hubby and watch some tv
I am grateful for the feeling I get when I look at the change in our livingroom.
That everyone had a nap today
For the use of a friend's vehicle for the next two weeks!!
For getting back to routine
For wonderful "private" moments with my husband. Sorry...not sharing the details!
I am very grateful for all of the effort and hard work my hubby put in this week getting our bathroom and livingroom painted. They look AWESOME!
For being home.
For getting to see my hubby after 5 days
That it was a good week at Jyll's. No major meltdowns with 5 kids.
That i get to sleep in my own bed beside Gord tonight :)
It was nice to spend the majority of the day with only 2 of the 5 kids.
I am so grateful to Jyll for putting Gabe in Gymnastics Camp with the Delaney and Aubree today.
A nap with Zach. To watch my little boy (who isn't so little anymore) sleep in my arms.
That the four older kids have been sleeping in the same room every night and doing it with virtually no issues. Delaney has been fabulous with making sure Zach makes it through the night. Tonight she has even kept him in bed with her :) Mommy might get two nights without kids in my bed!!!
I am grateful for a good day today. All the kids were pretty good, and still no fighting!
For my wonderful neice Delaney who took the kids this morning and got them breakfast :)
Afew hours of sleep last night with nobody in bed with me. Not that I don't love being in bed with my hubby, but its nice occassionally to have the space to sprawl out.
For having alot of fun playing with the kids today. Hide and seek was a blast.
For getting to see Delaney do some tumbling...very cool.
I am grateful to have a few days away from the mess of my house.
To get some time to sit and chat with my sister
That we haven't had any fighting between the kids....yet. LOL
That the sun was out...makes for a nicer drive when you don't have to wear your coats.
That my neice Piper seems to think I am fun today :)
Tonight's five start with being grateful for a wonderful roast beef dinner cooked by my husband. It was totally yummy. (unfortunately he wasn't even here to enjoy it:( )
For being able to get the laundry done before we go to my sister's for afew days. Always good to be able to take clean clothes
That Gord was able to go to the last Ranger home game tonight
For a gift of some grocery money
That i get to fall asleep every night with the love of my life beside me.
Enjoying a cup of hot tea.
That we remembered to take the garbage and recycling out
That one of my favourite shows is on
That my children are safe and snug in their beds
I am so grateful for the gift of my two (soon to be 3) beautiful boys.
For the love of my husband
For the peaceful sound of rain on the skylight
For getting out today even though it was raining
For the boys having a bedtime routine that they follow with virtually no fuss.
That Gord went with me to Grace Walk class
For Gord's parents watching the boys for us to go
For the use of Eldon's truck to get us there
More spring like weather
For a couple extra days of work for Gord
The five things that I am grateful for today...
Zach and I had a good morning while Gabe was at school
That I can still take Tylenol during pregnancy...headaches suck
That Gord has enjoyed the time working, and sharing with a friend
Snuggling up to my husband
That today is almost over. Really tired today.
I am very very tired tonight, so no chit chat, just straight to the five
That spring is hopefully just around the corner
For friends who made sure we had a way to church today
For those same friends loaning us their car for the day
For help from Gord's dad with our "drain" problem ....uuuggghhhh
For another friend helping us out by watching the boys so I could go do the laundry, while Gord tried to clean up the drainage mess....still cleaning it up :(....okay, so not so grateful for that part