Saturday, October 16, 2010

Grateful


This week, possibly for the first time in my whole life, I am grateful for wearing glasses. When chopping a chili, some juice splashed onto my face - my glasses stopped some chili juice going into my eyes.

This week I am (trying to be) grateful that Zoe caught my sore throat, her big sisters runny nose and cough and she was cutting two teeth all at the same time - it has been an exhausting week, but it could have been worse if all these ailments had been spread out over a few weeks. It looks like she is on the mend, and we hope to get some more sleep soon.

Today I am grateful for a delicious home cooked roast lunch and cake with lovely friends. Sipping champagne, relaxed conversations and watching all our girls play together - this is the life.

Pop in and visit Maxabella-land for more gratefulness.

Happy Saturday to you.

Cat.

10 comments:

  1. Wow - chilli in the eye - that would have crippled you! Wishing you all have a weekend full of uninterupted sleep and snuggles on the couch.

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  2. Lunch with friends & champagne... that sure is the life... a great way to spend the weekend. :)

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  3. Oh Cat your funny! I love your sense of humour!

    What am I grateful for? I love life, full stop. I love everything around me and everyone in my life. I am grateful of life.

    Love to you, Chris and the girls
    Paula, Fynnlay & Paulie (In chilly Cheshire!) xxx

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  4. Your second point shows that you can see the bright side - and this is something you can be grateful for too!

    Roast, bubbles, friends, happy kids - that sounds heaven!

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  5. It's good to reflect on these moments and seeing a better side to what could have been a bad situation. It sounds like you've had a wonderful time with friends, I hope Sunday brings more happy times too.:)

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  6. wow what a save!
    lunch with friends sounds fab!

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  7. Ohhh that would have been horrible to get in your eye! Lunch sounds lovely.

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  8. Glasses saved the day! That would have been very uncomfortable. I loved your gratefuls :-)

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  9. OMG, what a week!

    And FINALLY a good thing about our glasses?!?

    Thanks for linking up, Cat. x

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