::taking stock: March 23:2012 | Rosie's Ramblings

::taking stock: March 23:2012


Outside my window:

The sun is shining, and it is warm.
The past few days have been the nicest that we have had so far...it feels more like June then March!

I am thinking:

That I really should try and get a long walk in today...

In the kitchen:

Starting some bread, to go with Stuffed Peppers for dinner. Some cinnamon buns would be nice too...

I am working on:

Finishing up painting the book shelf I have been working on...my dad made it way back when he was a boy, and with a new coat of paint {a lovely green} it will be just perfect in my room...

I am going:

To head out to the garden and continue yesterday's work of clearing it out and getting ready for our neighbor to plow it.

I am reading:

Trusting God, by Jerry Bridges
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This wonderful prayer by Scotty Smith, here.
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And this good article about reading aloud, here.
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“But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and never fails to bear fruit.”
Jeremiah 17:7
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I am looking forward to:

Seeing Abbie's sweet sis Sophie, who is coming to visit James and Abbie{all the way from Norway} for a few weeks. It will be so nice to see her again!

I am hearing:

The David Nevue station playing on Pandora.

A few plans for the rest of the week {end}:

Not too much happening, just the usual~ Saturday cleaning, and church on Sunday.
I am hoping to fit in a bit of sewing time {Abbie gave me some wonderful wool cloth for my birthday, and I am planning on making something nice out of it!}

Some pictures from our past few days...






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9 comments :

  1. Daybooks a re such fun to read. I love the David Nevue station too!

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  2. Rosie,
    Love you doing the Daybook. It's fun reading what others are thinking and doing.

    Do you all still home Church?

    Blessings to you,
    Cathy

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  3. That is my favorite color...like a sage green?! :)

    Thanks for giving us a peek at your day!

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  4. These are some of my favorite posts!

    Question--how do you attach your Waldorf stars to windows~double-sided tape? Thanks so much!
    :)

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  5. Ah, I loved Trusting God by Jerry Bridges, as well as everything else I've ever read by him. I really like his writing. He came and spoke near our town once and I was very impressed by his very humble, quiet nature and deep love for God that was very evident when he spoke.

    Wow, Nicholai is looking more grown up even since I saw him last. I love that shot with him and the dog - makes me miss him (Nicholai, not the dog ;)

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  6. That is a lovely shade of green - I am looking for a green to paint our hall bathroom! Time to change out the red!

    Love to all...
    Deanna

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  7. Hi Emily, it is so nice and relaxing, isn't it?

    Hello Cathy,
    No, we are not home churching right :)

    "they call me mommy", hmmm, it is a bit darker than sage, but kinda close...

    Katherine,
    I think my mom used a kind of spray adhesive, that you can get from the craft store~but we have used tape in the past :)

    Hi Carl!
    I am about half-way through the book,and it is so good! How wonderful that you were able to hear him speak :)
    Yes, Nicholai is getting really big~he is taller than Julia now! (well, I guess that would not be too hard to be!!)

    Thanks, Cassandra!

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  8. Thank you, Rosie! :)

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