Titus 2:11-13

"For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men, instructing us to deny ungodliness and worldly desires and to live sensibly, righteously and godly in the present age, looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus."

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Girl Time

Last night the girls and I welcomed Travis and Abel back home after their three day trip to St. Louis.  While they were away watching the Cardinals play baseball, we...

...ate hot dogs and baked beans for supper (one of Amariah's choice meals--and mine, too!).

...turned the air conditioner in the house from 73 to 75.  (Unlike my husband, I'm not a big fan of rooms that feel air conditioned.)

...had a chance to talk to each other (because Abel wasn't here to fill the air with his incessant chatter). :-)

...took a long walk and enjoyed the sounds of the outdoors.  (You should have seen me--carrying one and pushing two, I must have been quite the sight!) :-)

...worked on potty training...

...and obedience training...

...and attitude training.

...prayed together that God will make us into the women He desires for us to be.

...went shopping without spending money.  (If I would have had a dollar for every "You've got your hands full" and "You're a busy mom" comment I heard, I could have spent lots of money.)

...slept through the night!  Oh, wait... that was only Amariah and Elliana.  (Isabel, our time is coming soon... right?)  ;-)

How thankful I am that God has blessed me with a "handful" of daughters!


6 comments:

Stephanie said...

And what precious little girls too! What a blessing, Angela! I just love the picture - I've been wondering how you are doing as a mommy of 4 now. So glad to hear you are doing well and enjoying your little ones!

Kelly said...

What sweet little girls you have! I love the picture! Can't believe how fast the twins are growing. I know you're enjoying them immensely!

Nick&Abby said...

haha that's so cute! :) i LOVE it...I'm sure you're going to hear things like "wow, you're busy" for the rest of your life! :)

September said...

awwww.. so sweet Angela! Praise the Lord for your healthy and beautiful babies. Girls Night sounds so "fun," and will just get better! BTW- I love your new "do!"

Lynnette Kraft said...

PRECIOUS! You and your girls are just adorable. :) Sounds like you had yourself some fun.

Love,
Lynnette

Barb said...

Awww . . . so sweet! Your family is just adorable!
I also want to thank you for stopping by my blog before and leaving a comment . . . it's been a little busy around here and I hadn't had time to go through the comments and read other people's blogs! I've enjoyed reading yours and Getting to Know You!
Barb

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