Monday, December 28, 2009

Long Day

1. Our dog got in a scuffel and I think she's going to be okay.
2. Time with my husband (even though we were helping the hurt doggy)
3. My leopard flannell pj's.
4. Forgiveness.
5. Hand lotion (my hands are so red, dry and cracked it's pitiful).

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Great Day!

1. I was on call and got to go to church this morning and this evening (the kids did the Christmas play during the evening service).
2. Got to love those after Christmas deals.
3. More days off.
4. Christmas goodies (I'm talking about the sweets of course).
5. Hearing the children sing Happy Birthday to Jesus.

Saturday, December 26, 2009

The Day After Christmas

1. Jesus for coming to save us.
2. Time with family.
3. My sweet husband.
4. My new willow tree nativity (didn't get the whole thing, just the main pieces; Mary, Joseph, Jesus, Shepherd, sheep, donkey).
5. Comfort and Joy.

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Today went by too fast!

1. The presents are all wrapped except for hubby's.
2. Saw my parents today.
3. Hot chocolate.
4. Being able to rest and relax.
5. All of God's blessings.

Monday, December 21, 2009

yay a few full days off

1. not forgetting the reason for the season.
2. finally home warm and snug after a snowy weekend stuck working and spending the night at the hotel near the hospital.
3. my sweet husband who has done a lot of our Christmas shopping.
4. very sweet parent and grand parent in laws.
5. the neighbor who had pitty on me while I was shoveling and scraped our driveway.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

cards to send, gifts to wrap

1. I was able to get presents for my loved ones.
2. Time off with my hubby.
3. My cold is gone, I feel better.
4. Peace.
5. Christmas music.

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Little stressed with things I need to get done

1. The roads were icy but I made it to work okay early this morning.
2. I have the best sister ever! No particular reason, I just do!
3. The Lord has blessed me with more than I need.
4. I have my health.
5. The warm cozy bed I had to get out of this morning.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

A Much Needed Day Off

1. a good message.
2. no school today.
3. homemade pizza.
4. pretty Christmas cards.
5. homemade pine cone glitter ornaments.

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

A Good Day To Stay Inside

1. Christmas decorating complete.
2. Feeling some better.
3. House semi-clean.
4. Freezer cleaned out.
5. Papas homemade soup.

Sunday, December 6, 2009


1. sweet friend at work
2. my parents
3. home made soup (made by my grandpa in law :) )
4. the roads are clear
5. a different perspective

Saturday, December 5, 2009

home sweet home

1. it snowed and the roads aren't bad
2. enjoyed taking care of my patients today
3. what a mighty God we serve
4. warm cozy bed
5. halls strawberry cough drops

Friday, December 4, 2009

sick and tired, hoping it doesn't snow

1. goals
2. warm home
3. friends
4. my snowman mugs and s&p shakers
5. dinner rolls from the minnonite (*spelled very wrong) store

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Feel Like I'm Coming Down With Something

1. Felt a little better after I took a nap today.
2. I love Christmas decorations. They're so pretty.
3. I have such a sweet family.
4. A job well done.
5. Freedom.

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

A Great Day

1. My husband opened the truck door for me twice today. That hasn't happened in years.
2. Great day with the family.
3. So happy my grandmother in law is happy and doing better. :)
4. Excited about my sis in laws engagement.
5. I love my sweet parents.

Monday, November 30, 2009

work then decorating

1. Christmas decorations.
2. Christmas movies.
3. Pumpkin pie.
4. Warm home.
5. No dirty dishes in the sink.

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Jesus Loves Me

1. I was able to leave work on time and go to church tonight. I needed to go to church. It's good to hear the word and have Christian fellowship.
2. The good message. It made me reevaluate some things in my own life.
3. Starting fresh. Who knew they were going to have communion tonight? I had no idea.
4. One drop of blood. Jesus shed it for me. He loves me. He did it for my sins so I could be saved.
5. Weight lifted from my shoulders. Some of my worries and mental baggage (I guess that's a good way to describe it) is gone.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

It's Almost Thanksgiving

1. my husband
2. my family
3. my friends
4. good times together
5. looking forward to things

Sunday, November 22, 2009

so tired

1. the weekend is over
2. i have cold reese cups
3. spending time with friends tomorrow
4. my house is warm
5. it's Thanksgiving week

Friday, November 20, 2009

God Is Good

1. God's Love
2. God's Power
3. God's Forgiveness
4. God's Peace
5. God's Gentleness

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

All you need is love. dum da da da dum

1. I love my husband.
2. I love my parents.
3. I love my whole family.
4. I love my friends.
5. I love my dog.

Monday, November 16, 2009


1. itunes
2. my dishwasher
3. good health
4. hair spray
5. warm home

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Got to come home early

1. feelin good
2. aprons
3. downy fabric softener
4. my wedding band
5. the smell of food baking in the oven

Thursday, November 12, 2009

rain, clothes to fold, supper to fix

1. trail mix
2. cute little kids with glasses
3. rain
4. new shoes
5. snowflake craft punch

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

busy but happy

1. good day
2. good family
3. good friends
4. good food
5. good night's sleep

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

A good day for a nap, but I didn't take one.

1. Baked salmon.
2. My new knee high socks.
3. The Office.
4. Christmas ideas for decorating and presents for other people.
5. Snuggling on the couch.

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Sunny Sunday

1. I have a good lookin husband.
2. I have a warm home.
3. I have food to eat.
4. I have clothes to wear.
5. I have a reese cup waiting for me in the refrigerator.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Glad To Be Home

1. Glad I'm not sick.
2. Glad I have a warm home.
3. Glad I'm saved.
4. Glad I have food to eat.
5. Glad I have a good family.

Friday, November 6, 2009

felt whiney today

1. My husband walked me to my car when I left work.
2. Patients that make me feel better. I like hearing cool testimonies or just meeting people with great attitudes despite their health problems. It makes me stop, think, shut up and get a grip on my own petty problems.
3. My health.
4. My sweet parents.
5. Those cold reese cups. I've been eating one a day with a glass of milk and I really enjoy it.

Thursday, November 5, 2009

I feel good.

1. God answers and will answer prayers. (I need patience!)
2. My husband called me today from work for no reason. :)
3. Cold reese cups. Straight from the fridge.
4. There was an episode of Wife Swap on today that I hadn't already watched.
5. Working on goals.

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

A day off yaaaay!

1. My husband.
2. My new haircut.
3. Clear sunny days.
4. Having things organized.
5. Red seedless grapes.

Saturday, October 31, 2009

It's Halloween

1. I love my whole family!
2. A movie and a fleece throw on the couch.
3. Popcorn
4. I have a job with insurance.
5. Friends.

Friday, October 30, 2009

give a shot, give some medicine, chart, talk to doctors

1. harvest scented yankee candle
2. sweet grapes
3. my husband
4. pumpkins
5. hearing foggy mountain breakdown when my cell phone rings ;)

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

work, exercise, bday dinner, church

1. feeling good.
2. crocheting.
3. clean house.
4. time with family.
5. my husband.

Monday, October 26, 2009

Feeling a little better.

1. I love my parents.
2. Snuggling on the couch while watching a movie.
3. Any pumpkin flavored food (I'm all about seasonal stuff).
4. Thankful for my home even though it's very messy right now.
5. There is no laundry to fold right now.

Sunday, October 25, 2009

dizzy again today

1. My back deck.
2. Warm sunshine.
3. Clear counter tops and no laundry in the living room floor.
4. Good friends.
5. Comfy recliner.

Saturday, October 24, 2009

didn't really feel good today

1. I love my husband.
2. Fleece throws.
3. Orange pumpkins.
4. Days off.
5. The huge mountain of laundry that was in my living room floor is now folded nicely.

Friday, October 23, 2009

why am I still up at 10:55?

1. God is Good!
2. great coworkers.
3. my new pink scrub pants.
4. seeing people feel better.
5. harvest scent candle.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

The only free afternoon I had in one week.

1. Funny TV shows.
2. Getting things organized at work.
3. My Snoopy Halloween socks.
4. Black raspberry vanilla lotion.
5. My home.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Hit it with my best shot.

1. my hot pink toe nails.
2. pretty warm fall day.
3. God's grace.
4. satisfaction of a job well done.
5. my family

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

saw my mom, dad, sis and n laws today

1. warm fall day.
2. dinner at the n laws.
3. i love taking pics.
4. almonds (especially when they're in dark chocolate).
5. baked apple pie candles.

Monday, October 19, 2009

I'm happy.

1. Pumpkin spice latte.
2. Clean towels straight from the dryer.
3. Putting pictures in photo albums.
4. Long sleeve t-shirts.
5. Christian friends.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Done with one job for a few days.

1. I love my parents.
2. Totinos pizza.
3. Lip gloss.
4. That Aaron Shust song, My Savior My God.
5. Snoopy.

Saturday, October 17, 2009

She works hard for the money.

1. God knows what your heart desires and He answers prayers (even small silly things).
2. Thankful I'm not sick right now. Been taking care of some pitiful people the last couple days.
3. I love my husband.
4. Blogger friends.
5. My bergundy and yellow mums.

Friday, October 16, 2009

Seasonal flu shot? yes, H1N1? can't decide.

1. It's good to be home.
2. Baked beans.
3. Using a new kind of shampoo for the first time.
4. The girl who gave me my seasonal flu shot today did a good job and didn't hit the bone like the other lady did last year.
5. The text from my hubby that said, "luv u"

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Happy day. Took engagement pics for my sis n law.

1. Love time with my family.
2. Enjoy my camera.
3. Fall.
4. Fresh ripe apples.
5. Funny little kids.

Monday, October 12, 2009

lazy rainey day

1. My cute husband.
2. My scrapbook stuff.
3. My husband's sweet grandparents.
4. My fall decorations.
5. My couch.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

church, heart walk, church

1. I got to go to church today.
2. Got a cool t shirt.
3. Micah is pretty funny.
4. Flannel PJs
5. Vanilla cinnamon creamer.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

wash, fold, wash, fold, wash, fold

1. I have clothes to wear.
2. I have a washer and dryer and I don't have to do it by hand.
3. I love my parents.
4. Double sided tape, what a neat trick.
5. Coconut cake.

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

work, nap, church

1. Very nice church family.
2. My silly husband.
3. Homemade pizza.
4. Fall colors.
5. Endless craft ideas.

Monday, October 5, 2009

funeral yesterday, rest today, work tomorrow

1. Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Psalm 116:15
2. Coffee and vanilla caramel creamer.
3. My sweet husband who laid in the bed and talked until 1am last night.
4. Caring family and friends.
5. rest.

Saturday, October 3, 2009

visit to the funeral home, time with family

1. I love my husband.
2. Planning ahead.
3. Cuddling on the couch.
4. Peace from the Lord.
5. The crocheted pot holers I'm making.

Friday, October 2, 2009

Grandpa passed away, very long day.

1. I love my family.
2. Comfort, feel like he was saved, don't know for sure, but don't feel uneasy about it either.
3. Sweet tea.
4. My pillow and my cozy bed.
5. Thank goodness I had a cell phone today.

Sunday, September 27, 2009

tired, grouchy, overwhelmed, but still blessed

1. handsome husband
2. sweet dog
3. wonderful mom and dad
4. roof over my head
5. pink and silver tennis shoes

Friday, September 25, 2009

Worked and I'm so glad to be home!

1. I love my husband.
2. Really like seeing the pot holders I'm crocheting shape up.
3. Cran-raspberry yogurt.
4. Pink highlighters.
5. The weather is changing, I love fall!

Sunday, September 20, 2009

It went by fast and I was glad to come home.

1. Making lists then putting the check-mark of completion.
2. God is good!
3. Coupon clipping.
4. My husband.
5. My dog, even though she is kinda smelly right now.

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Not really stressed...just grouchy...well, maybe a little stressed.

1. The colors pink, red and aqua together.
2. I like my husbands haircut.
3. I like my new haircut too.
4. Thankful for knowledge.
5. Thankful for my comfortable bed.

Friday, September 18, 2009

Whew, what a week.

1. Thankful for glasses that correct my vision.
2. I love my husband.
3. My house is clean...finally.
4. Dark chocolate and almonds.
5. The craft projects rolling around in my brain.

Saturday, September 12, 2009

So many people, so many problems.

1. Thankful for my health.
2. Ambition, drive, creativity.
3. Jesus loves me.
4. Smores.
5. My wonderful family, what would I do without them?

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Work, nap, dinner with family.

1. Time with family.
2. Nap on the couch on a dreary day.
3. Smores.
4. Hate laundry but thankful I have clothes to wear.
5. Being organized.

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

I can work 2 jobs. No problem.

1. My first homemade pizza was yummy.
2. It feels good to be told you have done a good job.
3. I really like the little kids at the elementary school.
4. Stumbled upon Jentezen Franklin on tv and actually got to watch it (well listen to it while I made my pizza).
5. Really like my new hand bag.

Sunday, September 6, 2009

Yay, I was on call today and got to go to church!

1. Glad I got to go to church today.
2. Martha's mashed potatoes and desserts.
3. Decorating for fall.
4. I have a great family.
5. Finding a bargain.

Friday, September 4, 2009

Staying busy and staying tired

1. I love my husband so much!!!!!!!
2. The sweet patients I took care of today.
3. My wonderful family.
4. My church family.
5. My work famly.

Sunday, August 30, 2009

Not feeling very good, trying to rest and finish a couple things that have to be done by tomorrow.

1. I love my husband.
2. Cutting coupons.
3. The good feeling you get from accomplishing something.
4. I'm excited about my new job.
5. Looking forward to carving the pumpkins in the garden.

Friday, August 28, 2009

Will I ever get caught up with everything?

1. Parkay spray butter.
2. Patients that make me feel better.
3. My husband.
4. I really enjoy being around the people I work with.
5. I have a great family.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Sooo Tired

1. Good naps on the couch under a blanket.
2. The week flew by, but I feel like I accomplished a lot.
3. Leaves are changing already. Fall is my favorite season.
4. Snuggling on the couch with my husband.
5. The neat pumpkin/pecan fudge from the Mennonite store.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Juggling lots of things

1. the chance for new opportunities
2. cute little kids
3. my hardworking husband
4. my house, it's filthy right now but I'm still thankful for it
5. my dishwasher 

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Want a purpose driven life in His will

1. God's love and forgiveness. He always takes me back. I'm not perfect.
2. God's peace and understanding. I feel better when I talk to him.
3. God's will in my life. I see things unfolding.
4. God's grace. It's always there.
5. God's gentle kindness. :)

Thursday, August 20, 2009

oops I've been busy and got a little behind with this blog

1. Thankful that God leads, guides and directs. He has a plan for each one of us.
2. I love my sweet husband that has helped me with corn and beans this week. (I'm finished with the garden til next summer, other than the tomatoes). I mean maters. *wink*
3. Trying new things.
4. I actually had a good picture on my badge for my new job.
5. Thankful for my parents. I've been so busy the last couple weeks, I need to go see them.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Another Busy Week Ahead

1. Tomato sandwiches.
2. My sweet dog. She's such a good girl.
3. Jogging and listening to my ipod.
4. God's been good to me. 
5. My house even though it's cruddy right now. 

Saturday, August 15, 2009

I'm wore out.

1. That song, My Redeemer Lives, by Nicole C Mullen always makes me feel good.
2. Thank goodess for Tylenol PM.
3. I love my family.
4. The color pink, it's so cheerful.
5. I enjoy seeing the people I take care of get better.

Friday, August 14, 2009

She works hard for the money

1. I have the best family in the whole world and I mean my own and the inlaws, they're all great. Not everyone can say that.
2. I love being creative.
3. It makes me happy to see the jars on my counter, and feeling the accomplishment after all the hard work.
4. I just feel blessed.
5. I love feeling excited about the new paths that we may be going down.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Feeling better, picked more beans, house a mess, got my date!

1. Had fun on our date, went to Applebees and milled around in Barnes and Noble.
2. Picked the first ripe tomatoes from my plants today.
3. Blessed with good health (other than that little sore throat). 
4. I have a wonderful family.
5. Feel like I have everything I need couldn't ask for anything else.

Monday, August 10, 2009

Car needs work, didn't get my date night with the hubby, throat is sore, corn and beans are am I going to get it all done?

1. Thankful I was able to get another week to work on a project for work. 
2. So blessed that my garden did well this summer. We'll have great food to eat over the next year. I love my canned beans, cornbread and buttered corn from the freezer. It's my favorite meal.
3. I love my parents. My mom and I enjoy doing a lot of the same things.
4. I got a really great deal at the grocery store today; 2 boxes of cereal, 2 boxes of nutrigrain bars, two boxes of fruit snacks, 2 packs of cookies and 2 boxes of rice crispie treats for $13.63 after giving my coupons. It gets even better, if I send my receipt and UPC's from each thing, I get a $10 rebate. So, I got all that stuff for $3.63.  Woot woot!
5. My sweet husband shelled out some of the beans I picked this morning while I was getting groceries.

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Long hard day, now I have to can those beans.

1. Thankful for salvation and a forgiving God.

2. I love my family!

3. I work with some great people.

4. Thankful the food in our garden has done well. It's going to keep me busy for the next week or so.

5. Remember the saying, "thank God for dirty dishes" then it goes on and says something like it means we've had food to eat and been with our family. I'll have to find that whole saying and post it sometime.

Saturday, August 8, 2009

Work work work all day long.

1. So thankful for my husband. He's a very hardworking guy.
2. My wonderful sister.
3. My sweet little dog that meets me at the door of my car when I come home.
4. Great coworkers.
5. My backyard and the cows in the field.
6. Again, I love those late summer evenings just before the sun sets.

Friday, August 7, 2009

Worked a 12 hour shift today

1. Thankful for a good job and a smooth day at work.
2. I slept good last night. (I don't usually sleep good the night before I go to work)
3. The 92 year old lady who made me laugh every time I walked into her room today.
4. The nice evenings as summer windes down.
5. I love my family!

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Straitened house, picked beans, worked on a project for work

1. Thankful for my cozy home.
2. Thankful for sweet grandparent n laws that are gonna shell my beans while I'm at work this weekend.
3. Gotta love baked spaghetti with a ton of cheese.
4. Love my dog who sits outside the back door waiting for supper to get over with so she can eat some scraps.
5. Thankful I have a job to go to. Some people are having a rough time right now.

Still A Pretty Good Day

The Proverbs 31 daily devotional blog for today goes along with my theme here. Take a look at it. Still A Pretty Good Day.

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

I was going to pick beans, but it rained all afternoon.

Yes, that is what happened today.
1. I love my husband and my wonderful family.
2. I'm thankful I have beans to pick and will be able to can them and have food to eat this winter.
3. I loved the spinache tomato pizza I had for supper.
4. Despite it ruining my plans, I do love a good rain shower. It's so easy to relax when it's raining.
5. Very pleased that I have kept my petunias alive this summer.