365 Blessed – 344 – 23rd May

Today I feel blessed by some fantastic quiet play inside today by Eva and Hugo when outside was rainy and windy.

I feel very blessed by a visit to the acupuncturist for me.

I feel blessed by a restful day for Andrew.

I feel blessed by a playdate this afternoon to give Andrew some peace and get us out of the house.

I feel blessed by yummy dinner and dessert to finish off the day.

365 Blessed – 340- 19th May

Today I feel blessed by a sleep in for Hugo who isn’t feeling great.

I feel blessed by a quiet morning and a great and inspirational appointment with the naturopath.

I feel blessed by a visit from a friend.

I feel blessed by yoga for Eva and a library visit for Hugo and I.

I feel blessed by Andrew’s safe return in time for book reading this evening.

365 Blessed – 332 – 11th May

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Today I feel blessed by a morning with fabulous women where I managed to pass the whole time cuddling tiny babies while my children were happily playing in another room.

I feel blessed by cooperative children coming on the many errands that were required to catch up after a holiday.

I actually felt blessed to be in the kitchen cooking nourishing food for us, especially seeing as I had a handsome helper.

365 Blessed – 331 – 10th May

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Today I feel blessed by the gift of motherhood.

I feel blessed by a morning sharing breakfast with friends and talking about women in our lives who have guided us.

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I feel blessed by an afternoon in the glorious Auckland sunshine with 2 fabulous mamas and a total of seven cherubs who kept themselves entertained (mostly).

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I feel blessed by a wonderful Mum and Grandma.

365 Blessed – 316 – 25th April

Today I feel blessed by a birthday party to celebrate a cute 2 year old where my children enjoyed yummy food and lots of play.
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We feel blessed by the opportunity to watch the dawn service from Gallipoli telecast onto the side of the Auckland War Memorial Museum this evening.  For Andrew and I they are vivid memories of our time there 14 years ago (when we met).

365 Blessed – 291 – 31st March

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Today I feel blessed by a visit to Hugo’s kindy to help with end of term tidying which meant that we saw him playing with his friends and doing art.

I feel blessed by my children’s love of books which means that we have filled two library cards!

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I feel blessed by the enthusiasm for our first attempt at homemade hot cross buns.

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I feel blessed by Eva’s yoga lesson being held at the beach and including the making of a mandala using what we could find at the beach.  A most relaxing way to spend an afternoon.

365 Blessed – 285 – 25th March

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Today I feel blessed by several sets of helping hands available to make raspberry bites today.

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I feel blessed by the caterpillar on our swan plant starting to pupate!

I feel blessed by an afternoon at the movies with friends followed by dinner.

365 Blessed – 284 – 24th March

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Today I feel blessed to find that Hugo was the first child to arrive at kindy (this is a surprise event on my behalf, not his, as he was waiting by the car for 30 minutes).

I feel blessed that Hugo told “the whole world” (according to him) that he was four today so excited is he that he is a big boy now.

I feel blessed to see Eva enjoying a new handwriting book today.

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I feel blessed that we are apparently hatching a saltwater crocodile on our dining table, especially after measuring on our lounge room floor how long they can grow.

I feel blessed that we found a lovely new naturopath who explained stuff really well to Eva.

I feel blessed by a lovely yoga class for Eva and another bag of gorgeous library books for Hugo and I while we waited.