Yesterday, I woke up when I was supposed to and drank my coffee while I did my Quiet Time alone. No distractions. I got Adam up for work and then went to get my girl (7:30 am). She's been quite the sleeper lately, but I try not to let her sleep past 7:30. I fed C, then got ready for the day. We went outside to play with the dogs, then played in the floor in the living room while I ate breakfast and we waited on the sitter to get there. I left at 9 to head to
(this was her face 5 seconds after she woke up from her nap.)
I gave her her bottle outside in the sunshine, then we started on dinner. C sat in the floor and played while we listened to music and I cooked. Husband came home at 6 and we ate then all ran out for an errand. We came home, gave C her last bottle and bath, read books, then put her to bed. Husband went on a run while I
To anyone else reading- this would seem boring, uneventful, and downright awful. But for me, it was the perfect day and how I will strive to have each weekday run. I felt truly accomplished as a mom, wife, and employee, while also having some time for myself and most importantly spending time with Christ.
I also want to remember these days with Caroline. She is absolutely perfect. She is happy, delightful, fun to be around, sweet, and cute. She makes me SO happy. It helps that she sleeps, eats, and is healthy. I want to note all of these things so that on those days that she may be harder to love, I can know that it shall pass (God willing,) and that she really is my gift from God.
I found myself thinking yesterday, that "It Can't get any better." I am mostly referring to the stage C is at right now, but also to where we are at this point in life...