5:30 am: Mama is up to have quiet time to read my Bible and devotionals. Read and meditated on Psalm 16: 5-6
"Lord, you alone are my portion and my cup;
you make my lot secure.
The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places;
surely I have a delightful inheritance."
6:20 am: Shawn and boys up. The boys are given milk and animal crackers while mom and dad get ready for the day. Evie joins the boys at 7:10 and requests "etmeal" and a cereal bar for breakfast.
|Evie joins the boys at 7:10 and requests "etmeal" and a cereal bar for breakfast. |
|Grant is being silly. Runs away from me and the camera saying "NO!" with a big grin!|
|8 am: With the boys "help" the dishes are put away.|
|The laundry to-do for the week.|
|8:20am: Boys changed and dressed (Henry with the precious cellphone).|
|Loving on Grant|
|8:35 am: Boys are "on" the phone. Grant just kept repeating "Hellooooo"|
|8:35am: Grandma Lyn arrives from IA bearing gifts.|
|Evie got new "Tinkerbelle" undies.|
|8:40 Ella awake and immediately starts playing with her new car seat.|
|Ella is a stomach sleeper and thus this is a familiar sight in her bed:)|
|Ella having breakfast.|
|Shawn began his work day at 7:45a and I arrived at 9:25a. Since he returned to work after his injury this is a familiar sight...wearing his prescribed lumbar belt.|
|So typical of Evie, it seems to never change that she's dragging half or more of her entire collection of babies around. This is especially true if she is trying to keep her siblings from playing with it.|
|Taking some of his pain medications. He herniated his lumbar disc which had protruded enough to displace his lumbar nerve root 4mm. This has caused extreme pain in both his lower back and leg. He's on the mend!!!!|
12 pm: Lunch!
|This is typical of the floor to the right of my chair. As I work and finish tasks the "DONE" gets piled on the floor.|
|12pm: Shawn had traction today. Th|
|2:15pm: Calling in a payment to our credit card...I love this activity:)|
Today's Headline: Elton John concert sold out!! (7000 attended)
1. Unleaded gas: $3.69/gal
2. The triplets are 21 months old today!!!!!!!!
Favorite moments: Getting bedraggled Ella up in the morning. She was so excited and toddled over to me. Morning is when she gives the best hugs!!
For grandma the best moment was watching Evie read to Grant.