Monday, July 7, 2014

1,000+ Thankful List–Fourth of July, Swimming, and Summer

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261. Cool July days

262. Night swims to help conquer a fear

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263. Hard floors and the ease of cleaning them!

264. Fun prizes at the library summer reading program!

265. A boy that loves a good stack of books

266. Beautiful 4th of July weekend

267. 4th of July skiers doing a pyramid at my parents house:

268. A wonderful first swim meet for Sammy (ever).  Sammy is in the 2nd lane.  He won his heat and ranked 18 out of 23 in the 25 m freestyle for the 8 & under group.  Not to shabby for just learning how to make it all the way across the pool!

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269. Lazy summer days

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270. Snow cones, cotton candy, pool open late, and fireworks from a local ski resort… picture perfect:

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271. Time to do some homeschool planning

272. Friends that encourage you in your exercise journey (Hi, Katie!)

273. The freedom to homeschool

274. Iced coffee

275. A little boy that loves to do lists and who does chores quickly in this fashion

276. My Grandmother’s egg slicer and the memories it brings back each time I use it

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277. Multiple rainbows in one day after a series of thunderstorms

278. That Sammy’s love for the water is equal to mine:

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279. Parents that open their house to watch the world cup and take a dip in the lake

280. Clean dishes in the cabinet (yes, that is simple but I am thankful for it)