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Thursday, October 25, 2007

Thankful Thursday

Since we are receiving a Kingdom that is unshakable, let us be thankful and please God by worshiping him with holy fear and awe. For our God is a devouring fire.
Hebrews 12:28

This week's blessings...

1. God's creation. I thought we still had a couple weeks until the prime of the season but over the weekend we went for a drive and the trees were all just beautiful! We even stopped to take a few pictures.
2. Today's medicine. Eli had his 15-month vaccinations this past week, and I'm thankful for these medical advancements so that we don't have to worry about dying of these diseases and viruses.

3. Healthy pregnancy. Everything is going smoothly and I'm feeling really great, and for that I am so thankful.

4. Visits. My mom is flying in later today and staying until Monday, and we are just sooo excited!

5. Hobbies. Over the weekend I finally found fabric to make a small blanket for my baby girl! And just last night I finished it already!

6. Hubby. I had some troubles with the corners on my baby blanket. There was just a tiny bit of raw edge exposed and I was worried about it fraying. I couldn't figure out what to do but Hubby came to the rescue with his great idea that the satin edge might be plasticy enough that putting a flame to it might melt it just enough to keep it from fraying. So we tried it on a test piece and it worked! And my blanket it now complete! Thanks, honey! I love your creative fixes!

What are you thankful for this week! Come join us over at Crystal's as she is guest-hosting Thankful Thursday for us!


AmyD said...

The blanket looks awesome!! Nice work!

Angie said...

I love the pictures!!!!
You did an awesom job on the blanket! She will love her mommy's handiwork!

According to HIS Power said...

This is a gorgeous blanket and the pictures are beautiful, too! Your little girl will love snuggling up with the blanket; Claire still sleeps with hers every night!

Love and Prayers,

Crystal said...

I love the beautiful pictures of the fall leaves. God's creation continually amazing me.

I love the blanket you made, that is such a beautiful gift for your daughter.

Thanks for joining in this week and sharing your Thankful Heart.


BellaMama said...

Isn't God awesome when He has our husband help us with "womenly" things and it is always the perfect solution!!
The blanket will well loved!! It's beautiful!
Mrs. C.

Diane said...

Your thankful list is great...and the photos are amazing! Beautiful blanket!


Kathleen Marie said...

That is a gorgeous baby blanket and so perfect for a girl.

Have a blessed weekend!

texastanya said...

Beautiful blessings abound! Thanks for sharing your thankful list.

Denise said...

I praise God that you are feeling well, bless you.

Elisa @ Extravagant Grace said...

What a beautiful quilt! I love your design style!

Thanks for sharing your thankful thoughts!

Heather@Mommymonk said...

What an adorable blanket.

Lynn said...

These photos are stunning. Oh, thank you I needed them today.