outside my window:: lots of sunshine and heat!
i am thinking:: of friends of my childhood.....stake dances, youth conferences, and EFY
i am thankful for:: connecting with some of those friends
we are learning:: about times gone by....making butter, growing your own food, and what it was like in pioneer times
from the kitchen:: roasted chicken, asparagus, fresh corn, and some green tomato relish .
i am wearing:: Life is Good tee, khaki shorts, flip flops
i am creating:: some photographs
i am going:: to swim lessons all this week, to see Harry Potter with Nick & Erin, and to the post office to send off "good mail"
i am reading:: the book of Ruth, All Creatures Great and Small, and Wondertime mag
i am praying:: for my heart to soften, for patience and charity, and health and safety for my family
i am hearing:: Sawyer calling to see the castle he built " It will change your mind mom! It will change your mind!!"
around the house:: castles, science experiments, books, and laughter
some of my favorite things:: reading in a cozy corner, playing board games with the boys, dinner parties, and air conditioning
a few plans for the rest of the week:: swim lessons, bike riding, lots of golf, and Harry Potter!!
here is the picture thought i am sharing::