Unlike the last time I posted several weeks ago, my heart is full. My feet still hurt, my hair is a bit unruly, and I feel like I’m on the precipice of change.
If you’re new here, welcome. In this space, I praise the little gifts of joy in my life, inspired by the book One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp.
Here’s what I’ve loved and learned in April so far.
89: Recovery is cooking 2 dinners and dessert.
90: The safety of a friend amidst tragedy.
91: Full range of motion.
92: A wedding invite.
93: Spring rains and new life.
94: Spurts of cleaning mojo.
95: Bust-a-gut laughing with friends.
96: Intimate sharing of life stories.
97: People who look out for me.
98: Words of affirmation.
99: Small tokens of appreciation.
100: A kind word on a hard day at work.
101: Coffee steam rising from a mug of brew on a chilly April morning.
102: Spring frost on the windshield.
103: Feeling prepared.
104: 7 women filled with the Holy Spirit
105: A meal after church
106: First sunburn of the season
107: A dress code of dresses & fun
108: Being upbeat when the wind is cold & the snow is falling
109: Uplifting community that encourages and motivates
110: Taco salads