Friday, April 1, 2011

The Charm of Home

Still Life of Pink Roses in a Glass Vase

It is late at night. The house is in need of cleaning. I will do a little work in silence. I will say my prayers while I work. Then I will get some rest.

Tomorrow will be a lovely day of rest. Everyone will be home. I will get up early and enjoy a slow paced day.

I will sit in my favorite chair near the wood stove and watch the snow falling out the window. I will drink hot chocolate with marshmallows in my finest tea cup and I will be happy.

But for now, I am going to make the house look charming.  When I am finished, I will sigh contented and look around the dim rooms. I will be grateful and happy for my family and my life. . . and everything will be okay.

Mrs. White

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Courtney said...

I always enjoy how intentionally you speak of good things. You take the sweet moments almost like a check list, making sure you don't miss them. Wonderful simplicity, an unencumbered trek to peace. Thank you!


Penned Pebbles said...

So peaceful around here, thank you. I will come back. Blessings!


Nice to meet your through ubp. I, too, enjoy a lovely quiet Sunday.

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Mom Squad said...

When I click to your blog, there was something about it that made me go "ahhhhh". Very peaceful. Don't lose that. Popping by from the blog shop. I'm your newest follower. Follow me back? Thanks!

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