Before I get to the questionnaire, I just want to say how much I enjoyed my birthday and how much I appreciate every kind and special word or gesture done in love, for me. Precious and lovely. I shouldn’t brag on gifts. Though, I was very touched, so I took a picture to share.
from my thoughtful, Lovelies!
I had flowers…
…seriously yummy dessert….
…lots of laughing with my sisters..
…and a cake to top it all off. made by my daughters with my mom.
On to the questionnaire!
I did this last year, but this year it is better put together.
1)What are you saying goodbye to?
2)Did you travel anywhere?
No where far. Though, I did get to go to South Padre Island for the first time. I like the color of the beach water there.
3)Did any one special pass on, give birth or marry?
We’re not ‘close’ but, my cousin Sarah was married. As for babies..my brother Caleb and his wife had a little boy they named Jude and my husbands sister Kate and her husband Faisal, had a baby girl they named, Erum.
4)Did you read much?
I read mostly books I re-read because I knew they were good.
Fox in the Snow was a new one.
Really though, I got through all of The Lord of the Rings books for the first time. I was quite obsessed for a while.
5)What music will forever represent that year?
Ellie Golding, Lorde, and Lana-once again- are my now go-tos.
6)Did you watch many shows?
Not much this year. Walking Dead is still a big hit for us. Hell On Wheels…I think those two really get my attention.
7)How about the movies?
8)Did you make any friends?
I’ve become pretty good friends with my sister-in-law Callie. We get on really well and I see it(our friendship)just growing and developing all the time. It’s great!
9)What did you meditate on?
Staying faith filled.
10)What did you spend most of your time doing?
School run, sleeping, mommying it up. Laughing with my husband. Homework; mine and the kids’s.
11)Who inspired you?
Clients! I have some pretty awesome clients that are always so excited and enthusiastic about working with me. It really encourages me!
Also dreams and books really open up my imagination.
12)What’s some favorite moments?
Flying kites with my children on the beach.
Having a cup of tea with my husband the morning we found out I was pregnant.
13) Hardest moment?
When my mother became very ill. The fear, the heaviness of it.
14) Favorite item?
New water bottle. My red maxi dress
15)Best song to belt out to while driving?
Oceans by United
16) What is your motto?
You can only change and control your own actions. Make them good ones.
17)Who is your best friend?
My husband, my rock. Peter.
18) What’s the next book you want to read?
The new Game of Thrones book.
19) How do you feel about your body?
I feel like I look pretty dang good. Feeling creaky though.
20) What are you chasing at the moment?
Peace and Mercy
22) What do you want to buy?
I really want a new vehicle.
23)What did you want that you did get?
A new mattress! So happy with it!
24) What has improved?
I cook a lot more. My husband and I laugh a lot more. Just really in such a better place. I’m enjoying life right now. Things are getting better all the time.
25) Write a phrase that sums up this year?
“All that is gold does not glitter.” -is what comes to mind.
26) What are you really excited about?
Meeting our new baby!! We can’t wait!!