Homemade potstickers, Christmas crafts, and awesome prices - 5 places I found joy in the chaos this week

Homemade potstickers, Christmas crafts, and awesome prices - 5 places I found joy in the chaos this week

I still have moments where I think I'm forgetting something but ya know what? It will probably be okay. If we have six appetizers instead of seven we will survive. If I don't clean out the microwave, we will survive. We are spending time together as a family watching movies, listening to Christmas music, playing games, and simply being together. We are watching our Shepherd get closer and closer to finding Jesus and we are reminded to seek Him out as well. That's what's important right now, not the number of gifts under the tree, the dozens of cookies I made, or the amount of activities we did or didn't complete. 

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Trick-or-treating and smashing pumpkins - five things that brought me joy this week

Trick-or-treating and smashing pumpkins - five things that brought me joy this week

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!

What a wonderful week! The weather has been B-E-A-UTIFUL which meant we were able to trick-or-treat without eighteen layers of clothes, ride bikes, and even play outside in tshirts or sweatshirts. Incredibly uncommon around these parts for November. We are soaking it up as long as we can. Every night the big boys prayers have included a thank you to God for the beautiful weather. I second or third that with a big ol' AMEN!

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