Archive for August, 2009

>It pays off

>Today the children were playing SO nicely outside and lunchtime was fast approaching. I decided (sefishly, of course) that it would be better to make their sandwiches and have them eat ouside on the deck. So I brought everything out and called them in from the backyard. They were happy to eat outside, but when I saw the state of their hands I went back inside for some wet wipes. As I was coming back out I actually heard them PRAYING! They said their whole morning offering (ha,ha) and grace before meals. ALL BY THEMSELVES. Maybe it’s just the mom in me, but that absolutely made my day.

Update: humph. they have been back and forth in and out of the house around four times now. “Mommy, I have to tell you something very very very important.” uh-huh.


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