Monday, March 26, 2012

One Thousand Gifts

271.  Wayside chapels

272.  The rustle of prairie grass in the wind

273.  The way prairie grass changes color in the sunlight

274.  Big red barns dotting the countryside

275.  A herd of buffalo

276.  Touring the Kensington Runestone Museum

277.  The magnificent architecture of a cathedral

278.  Taking pictures of quirky roadside attractions

279.  Hot tubs

280.  Her mature response when she lost her new necklace

281.  How the family worked as a team to search for the necklace

282.  Finding the necklace!

283.  Hearing him tell his sister "Mom tries to never have a complaining spirit."

284.  Enjoying the beach on Lake Michigan

285.  Sunset over Lake Michigan


  1. Wonderful list! So glad you found the necklace!!

    1. Thanks, Tammy! We were delighted to find it too. We were at a wildlife preserve, so we had a lot of ground to cover. The Lord is gracious, and we stopped right there in the path and said a prayer of thanks to Him! :)

  2. Don't send me a "Wish you were here" post card because I'm already wishing I were there! It all sounds fabulous. I'm glad you found Noelle's lost necklace. ~~Love, Mom

    1. Thanks, Mom! It truly has been an adventure, and filled with lots of great memories!