YouTube Live, sleepovers, and Thanksgiving - 5 places I found joy in the chaos this week

YouTube Live, sleepovers, and Thanksgiving - 5 places I found joy in the chaos this week

The kids and Micah had Wednesday-Friday off from work and we really soaked up the vacation time. We rarely changed out of pjs, did a lot of snacking, and played lots of games. Micah's parents arrived Wednesday night and stayed until mid morning on Saturday. We ate sooo much food for Thanksgiving. We did a small amount of Christmas shopping on Black Friday and plan on doing a bit more online for Cyber Monday. (Have you checked out the sales and deals page?)

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Family BBQ, fireworks, and fresh pasta - 6 places I found joy in the chaos this week

Family BBQ, fireworks, and fresh pasta - 6 places I found joy in the chaos this week

What a fun and weird week! Having a holiday in the middle really throws off the normal groove. Micah was home for the 4th which allowed us to have a really fun day with the kids. We took them to Despicable Me 3 at the theater then out to lunch for pizza. And of course fireworks that night! I was off my game on Wednesday though because of the day off. We still managed to get some things done around the house and have some great fun!

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My Week's Joy - 2/22-2/28

My Week's Joy - 2/22-2/28

Inspired by one of my favorite blogs I thought it would be a great idea to look back each week at those things that brought me the most joy. This is far too fitting for my blog to ignore the idea so I look forward to posting these each week!

1. Watching this little lady sleep
We've been having trouble with her actually going to bed when she's supposed to, staying in bed, etc., so when I actually find her asleep? Praise the Lord! Of course right after this I had to wake her up so we could go pick her big brothers up from school but I couldn't pass up a quick snapshot of such a peaceful moment. 

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