Category Archives: People
Day 363: I have gratitude for the ways in which our children surprise us. I was working outside this afternoon, and I had both boys with me. Being in the high 80’s with 100% humidity, the weather was ridiculous for … Continue reading
Day 361: I have gratitude for the overwhelming joy that the uncontrolled laughter of a child can bring. I have no idea why Callan was laughing so hard, but he was laughing in the car during a trip to the … Continue reading
Day 355: I have gratitude for the opportunity to be part of Marnie’s family reunion. This was an amazing event — a reunion of a great family that hasn’t happened for thirty years. It was fun learning more about Marnie’s … Continue reading
Day 353: I have gratitude for traveling with friends that are willing to share in some awesome travel amenities. We were delayed in Detroit, and one of my coworkers had the ability to get us all into the Delta club … Continue reading
Day 350: I have gratitude for all of the ways in which Marnie takes care of our family. She ordered shoes for Callan, and they just arrived. While I would have been oblivious to his need even now that walking … Continue reading
Day 349: I have gratitude for some awesome stuff that is going on in Kenya that started with a few folks in our community. We heard about how God has worked through those people in church today as one of … Continue reading
Day 348: I have gratitude for the difference that one year can make in a child’s development. I remember when we first visited the shaved ice stand last summer…he was tentative around the dessert and was much more dependent on … Continue reading
Day 343: I have gratitude for the awesome sunrise I saw during my morning walk with Mattie. So many times, I have seen such beauty outside while on walks with Mattie. She has blessed us in so many ways, but … Continue reading
Day 336: I have gratitude for the love and thoughtfulness of Marnie. In the middle of the night, I had a crazy headache. Marnie, in her love, went downstairs and brought me medicine. She is amazing to me!
Day 334: I have gratitude for the continued growth in cooperative play between the boys. It seems like every day they interact more and more, and it is awesome to see how Caden plays with and takes care of Callan.