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The Thousand Gifts


38. Two weeks off from school
39. Great family time over Christmas
40. Baby A being so good at Mass on the Feast of the Holy Family
41. Great conversations with my parents
42. Watching J trying to tackle reading The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe on his own
43. Lots of quality time with my husband
44. Christmas music
45. Running again
46. A Holy Hour the week of Christmas and the amazing priest that holds them every two weeks for us
47. Mass at our parish again.  It feels like home!
48. Time with Great Grandpa H
49.  Skype!
50. For an awesome client that gave me Small Steps for Catholic Moms for Christmas!
51. For the Barefoot running community on Runner's World Forum for all of their help and advice
52. Balsam and Cedar scented Yankee Candle
53. Sparkling Cinnamon scented Yankee Candle

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  1. All of your kids were good at Mass!!!

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  2. Amy- They were good this last week. J and K usually are. But, the Sunday after Christmas (Feast of Holy Fam), A actually made it through the whole mass and was good! It was a Christmas miracle!

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Simple Woman's Daybook - Back to School Edition

Outside my window...
It is cold!

I am thinking...
About starting up school again today . . . back the the "grind." I happy to get back into our routine again.

I am thankful for...
Having some time to sit and blog!

I am wearing...
Fleece lounge pants with little green frogs on them! I love wearing these when it is cold.

I am remembering...
All the great times we had as a family the past two weeks.

I am going...
To work on my long to-do list!

I am currently reading...
Nothing . . . I am in the mood for a good novel, but I am not sure which . . . any suggestions?

I am hoping...
That my leg heals quickly so that I can start running again this week. I have something called Anterior Compartment Syndrome in my left leg. I have not run much in the last three weeks and now I have not even been able to workout this past week (by physical therapist's orders). I miss running and working out. I am so much happier and easier to live with when I start my day with exercise.

On my mind...
I am really …