Daybook for October 26 , 2009
outside my window . . .
the trees here are almost in full autumn color; lots of green tipped with yellow and orange.
in the kitchen . . .
the weather looks like "soup weather", probably a potato soup.
around the house . . .
unpacking from my weekend retreat in Myrtle Beach.
from our studies . . .
added some "poetics" to our studies: picture study, composer study, poetry memorization, book of centuries, and nature study. The younger kids (7 and 10) really enjoyed the new activities.
thinking about . . .
Christmas only being 9 (or is it 8 now?) weeks away.
listening to. . .
my kids watch "To Catch A Thief".
thankful for. . .
a long walk on the beach.
pondering the words . . .
"He leads me beside still waters"
reading . . .
rereading my notes from my weekend retreat.
one of my favorite things . . .
a cozy, warm wrap my mom gave me for my birthday.
milestones in the past week . . .
my first overnight away from Baby L. It was a little stressful for her, and I missed her, but she did fairly well.
a few plans for the upcoming week . . .
two birthday parties for DD7 this weekend, and of course Halloween!
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