the combination of humility, apologies, and forgiveness is just stellar. and healing. for all parties involved.
i am happy and thankful for the growth through this.
and i am happy to be coming out of this cloud that has lasted for like, oh.......seven months. but c'est la vie. and i'm ok with that. i have to be. otherwise i would be in misery.
you have to let yourself grow and be taught. submission and obedience to that can have a positive impact on those around you who witness what you're going through. it can have a negative impact, too. it's our choice.
i am being sanctified.
i am thankful.
mother's day was so lovely. eric made a weekend out of it. he and the kids celebrated me, i celebrated the kids.
we ate dinner at my favorite restaurant, azul.
we ate breakfast at my favorite diner, chick-a-dee's.
we paid the doc a visit (julian's been sick).
we attempted to feed ducks early sunday morning (it was a bit brisk that morn').
we ate donuts.
we drank hot lattes.
we were mall rats.
we all got gifts.
we loved up on kitties at the animal shelter.
we hit up some thrift sales.
we went to church.
we smelled hydrangea flowers.
we listened to records.
we read sweet cards.
we didn't fight.
"turtie" has been julian's stuffed-animal-of-choice lately.
molly added to her kitty collection. she hit the jackpot at a thrift sale we went to. that is just a small fraction of her kitties.
out of control.
i love it.
half moon lake.
i froze my little aqua toes off.
look at that smile. she is in heaven.
she loooooved the black kittens and was completely partial to them. i can't imagine why.
total angel right here.
sleeping beauty babe.
i made dark brown sugar coconut oil cookies.
a boy, a scooter, and a pair of pliers.