On this second day of my celebration week... i am giving away some October Afternoon goodies. Oh, it's one of the most delightful scrapbook companies out there... and it helps that their product is... gasp... awesome. : ) So, leave a comment telling me what is one of the best lessons that you have learned in your lifetime. I will announce all the lucky recipients next week sometime.
here is my next 10 things that i have learned in my life:
See the first 10 here.
11/40: A good book is the best companion. Two of my favorite books are 3 Cups of tea and Eat, love, pray.
12/40: This blog post is still after all this time still my favorite and a worthy lesson.
13/40: Being creative is food for your spirit and soul. If i disregard this part of me for long enough it's as if i have a continuous dose of PMS.
14/40: A wise woman builds her house but the foolish one tears it down with her own
hands mouth. (prov 14:1). Sometimes you have to walk very far to retract words.
15/40: It's more blessed to give than to receive. This is how I live my life and this is how i would love to be remembered.
16/40: Friends are more important than things or money. Amen.
17/40: Delight in little things. A warm afternoon having a sip of bubbly on the deck with the doctor bbq'ing some steaks and corn on the cob. The schnauzers at our feet. What more can we ask for?
18/40: Read the Word. When your feel overwhelmed (happy or sad) read Matthew. Or the Psalms. Or my favorite Philippians. In the message translation. It is always always worth it.
20/40: A dog is better than prozac. The only thing they give is love and pleasure. They make you laugh. They love you unconditionally. And yes, Schnauzers are the best. In my very
Stay tuned for some Making Memories goodies tomorrow + the third installment of my lessons learned. I just want to say that i appreciate each and everyone reading my blog. You are the best. If you are reading this on facebook, please come in and have a look.
love and a kiss