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Simple Woman's Daybook - June 29, 2009

From the Simple Woman's Daybook.

Outside my window...

The sun is shining. It is not too hot . . . I love it!

I am thinking...
About the fact that I am beginning my Made in the USA feature on my blog this weekend. I am planning it all out in my mind and on paper. And I am just offering it to God since I feel that He is the one that put it on my heart.

I am thankful for...
My boys. They are growing up so fast. I love them!

From the learning rooms...
Lots of summer reading.

From the kitchen...
I have been good at planning dinner, but never god at planning breakfast. After recognizing how just eating cereal in the AM affects my emotions, and reading this post on homeschooling boys, I have started to plan breakfasts. We are limiting cereal and increasing our protein intake in the AM.

I am wearing...
Shorts, black t-shirt and flip flops.

I am creating...
Hopefully, more order in my home!

I am going...
To pick J up from Vacation Bible School soon!

I am reading . . .
I cannot believe it, but I am back to Twilight . . . . I picked it up at the library this AM. I wonder if I will get past page 20 this time!

I am hoping...
To take the boys to the pool this afternoon.

I am praying . . .
To gain more appreciation for all of the blessings in my life.

I am hearing...
Kris Allen . . . yes I am an American Idol fan!

Around the house...
Closets are getting cleaned out and moved. I have stuff out that needs to be put on ebay and Craigslist, and other things that need to get freecycled.

One of my favorite things...
How K wants to workout with me or go running with me in the morning . . . .it is so cute when he asks, "Mommy, can I workout with you?"

A few plans for the rest of the week:
J is off to VBS every morning, getting together with a friend, go to the pool.

Here is picture thought I am sharing...

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  1. Cute pic! Thank you for your comment on my daybook and for your prayers!


  2. What an adorable picture of the boys!

    I probably need to work on getting more protein in our breakfasts, too.

    When my girls were small, I took them to bible school all the time. I miss those days! (And I could get a lot accomplished while they were at VBS, too.)

  3. Your boys are absolutely adorable, such little charmers!

    You make a good point about breakfast, I try to make something more substantial in the mornings too since my son will just pick at cereal and go away having only eaten a few bites. Not the best way to get fueled up for a new day, especially with all that little boy energy they have to burn, right? :)

    Have a great week!


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