Life is not an emergency it is a gift....

4 years ago

Well, back from FL and just haven't had a chance to update. But we had a wonderful trip. It was just perfect. I highly recommend the beach in winter. Nothing is ever crowded and depending on where you go you might be surprised at 65 degree weather in January. Our LO is usually a terrible traveler not so much in the car but at night. This time just on the first night she wasn't happy. We actually got sleep after that.
Now we are all sick with something. I have sinus issues and I think my husband and daughter have a cold. Her little nose just keeps running. Hoping we are all well by Sunday for her first birthday party. I have been working really hard on everything. Kind of stressed I am down because I had plans to clean today but there is still Friday and Saturday. I will be a mad woman in the kitchen this weekend. But what I need to remember most is to trust God and nothing is perfect. Everything will come together and no one is going to care if they have to use a blue cup because we ran out of the pink ones. Life is not an emergency it is a gift. I need to enjoy moments with my daughter and husband not worry about the tablecloths.
I have really been getting into my classes at church. It is amazing how God knows what I need to hear. I struggle with getting worked up and yelling. I have always had a temper. Sometimes I let things stew and then it is really bad. I am trying to work on that especially for my daughter. Last night after class I was tested and I passed. Life is too short and I need to start taking all this advice that I am getting for free.
Train a child in the way he should go and when he is old he will not turn from it. This is my new motto because it is so true. My parents raised me in church and to be a good person. Through prayer, after going away from God and church and going down this dark hole, God answered my parents. My parents prayers and upbringing came to light. I am trying to be a better Christian, I love church and I got baptized. It might not have been on their timeline but its Gods timeline we live on. I have faith my daughter will not turn as long as I put my faith in God.

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