in the end we stayed put, several of our small folk briefly ill on the very day we were slotted to leave town. but there was sunshine to be had, and a yard full of new grass and windows cracked to the clean march wind.
[also? it is good to have friends in minnesota. whenever i feel the need to gripe about how it is supposed to be spring and what is up with the cold, they snap things into swift perspective for me. still, if i ever learn to drive in the snow i am totally moving to minneapolis.]
continuing the gratitude list, #s 109-117:
nurses in our faith family
b making a wii fifa player for his soon-here little brother
the Famous One
daniel 3.18 (‘but even if He doesn’t…’)