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The Thousand Gifts

Thanks to Party of Nine at Together for a Reason, who pointed me to The Thousand Gifts at A Holy Experience.  This is something that I have seen other bloggers do, and loved it, so I am going to join in.

1. my husband
2. God's grace and His abundant patience with me
3.  the smell of little A's sweaty head
4.  A's infectious smile, even when he is bad
5. K's kind heart
6. the look of determination J gets when he has his mind set on something
7.  the smell of apple crisp baking in the oven
8.  the boys being covered by leaves
9. racing with my husband
10. being able to thank a Marine for his service to our country
11. running
12. the smell of coffee brewing in the morning
13. greeting the same people at the gym in the AM, seeing them workout, they motivate me to get there each AM too!

 more to come . . .


  1. Nice list! I was thankful for that last one this morning...I always feel like I am the only crazy one waking up so early, and then when I get to the gym, and there's so many people there, I feel really awake and ready to work out!

  2. LOVE these! I noticed when I was writing mine this morning, I didn't have a clear plan to write what I was grateful for, but then it all came together. I didn't realize that I WAS grateful for some of my things. 1000 gifts is turning out to be a blessing.


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