Monday, September 22, 2014

The Simple Woman's Daybook for September 22, 2014



FOR TODAY


Outside my window... it is cloudy and cool.  Feels like fall.


I am thinking... about today's lessons.  We're having a 15 minute break right now.


I am thankful... for a busy, yet productive weekend.

In the kitchen... a favorite fall meal: Acorn Squash with Sausage meatballs. Yum.


I am wearing... sweat pants with Buckeye t-shirt.  It's nice to have a home day.


I am creating... plans for future blog posts.  


I am going... to soccer practice. The two oldest practice on Monday night.


I am wondering... if return from break will go well. 


I am reading... Cotillion by Georgette Heyer. It seems to be one of Heyer fans' favorites, but I've not read it.


I am hoping... to get back to reading The Narnian by Alan Jacobs.


I am looking forward to... N-boy's first lesson on the organ.

I am going to be learning ... about Simplified Organization.  I need to start going through Mystie's eCourse of which I have heard so many wonderful things.


Around the house... vacuum.  Seriously. 


I am pondering... Crazy and Normal from the book Get Real: Sharing Your Everyday Faith Every Day,  our Sunday School book for this quarter. 


A favorite quote for today... "...work hard at being like [your] neighbors in the nonessentials, so that people can imagine that they too can be followers of Christ in the essentials." (pg 47 of Get Real) I'm not sure this is a favorite, but it's what I'm pondering.  And I'm not certain I agree.


One of my favorite things... is seeing how my children's diverse interests become manifested.  Each is doing their own interesting thing this year: M-girl is programming with First Lego League, N-boy is taking Organ, R-girl is taking a Drawing class.  So fun to see!
 
A few plans for the rest of the week ... SOCCER! Art, Choir, First Lego League, oh and I have to teach Bible Study ...


A peek into my day...
First time playing the organ. Love.
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4 comments:

  1. I'm visiting from the Simple Woman's Blog....I am going to check out that eCourse. Boy do I need it. Have a great week

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    1. Thanks for reading and commenting! I need that course too, I've just been too busy and mentally disorganized to start it.

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  2. Enjoyed reading your Daybook entry. I think it's neat that your son is taking organ lessons. Not too many children are learning how to play it these days.

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    1. He has been enamored by the organ since he was 3 or 4 years old. He is so excited to get to start learning.

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