Monday, November 11, 2013
One by One
(These are gifts that I recorded during the summer while I took a break from blogging. I'm listing more than usual in an attempt to get caught up to date!)
1026. Bumpy truck rides up a mountain
1027. Mining for quartz crystal
1028. The deep, earthy red color of jasper
1029. Arriving home after four plane rides and 15 hours in the airport system
1030. Friends who helped us pack and move...
1031. ...and did so with cheerful hearts...
1032. ...that made the process joyful and fun!
1033. Our new home
1034. Discovering that we had already met our neighbors through a mutual acquaintance
1035. Three different families who warmly welcomed us to the neighborhood
1036. Potlucks in the park on a warm summer evening
1037. Visiting our friends in Washington
1038. My new rice cooker
1039. That my daughter curled up next to me in bed while I listened to a podcast on Psalm 120
1040. Moonlit wheat fields
1041. Learning about the Psalms of Ascent
1042. Her excitement over decorating her new clubhouse
1043. Eating dinner on the patio
1044. Watching the sun set with friends
1045. Slices of cold, crisp watermelon
1046. that he packed for camp by himself...
1047. ...and did a great job!
1048. Sending care packages
1049. That the old house went to "pending" status
1050. Running into friends at the coast...
1051. ...and being treated to a lovely dinner overlooking the ocean (even if it was fogged in!)