Friday, January 27, 2012

Sharing some of my Favorites......





Since it's time for Friday Favorites and Company Girl Coffee, I thought I'd actually share some of my "favorite things" - some of the things that make me smile. *Note: Blogger gave me fits with the spacing of this entry. So, do know that I had each "favorite" separated with a double space but only Blogger knows why that didn't work. Ugh!

Opening the drapes of a morning to see the sun shining.
Enjoying a fresh cup of coffee first thing every morning.

Marking things off of my "to do" list - gives me such a sense of accomplishment.
Having things on my "to do list" - makes me feel needed.

Having sassy shoes that are also comfortable shoes - sometimes a difficult combination.
Hearing the words "CiCi" come out of the mouths of my Grans.
Feeling "put together" 

 Spandex - lawdy, that fabric has made clothes so much more comfortable.

Spending time with the Lord in my big blue club chair every morning.

Our tempurpedic mattress and my tempurpedic pillow - both make my back very happy.

Sharing my heart with a friend and knowing that she truly cares about me.

Being connected with so many folks that I would not otherwise be connected with through Facebook.

Sharing Facetime with our daughter and family - makes the miles between us bearable.

A clean and tidy house - plum excites me! 

Looking at the the clothes after I've ironed them and being thankful for a Mom that taught me how to iron at a very early age.

Having our son and his family nearby - so fun to share in their lives and them in ours. 

Slipping into my "comfy clothes" and crawling into my heated recliner for the evening.

Receiving a "thinking of you" card or a note of encouragement at just the "right" time .
 Knowing that the Lord has it all figured out when I don't.

Happy weekend girlies!



Lea
Lea

Hi there! My name is Lea. I've been wife to the best Hubby for 44 years....Mom to a son and daughter....CiCi to 4 precious Grans....lover of family and friends....enjoy laughter and a good time....shopper....picture taking maniac....maker of delicious fudge....organizational enthusiast....memory maker....Southern Belle...and most importantly.....a Child of the King! Welcome to my little corner!

13 comments:

  1. Your list is wonderful! I never thought of the to-do list meaning I'm needed - wonderful perspective. Had to chuckle at the spandex, but I know exactly what you mean. Clothes you can move in and really wear (as opposed to clothes that "wear" you, if you know what I mean) make all the difference.

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  2. I love your list! Have a wonderful weekend!

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  3. Could say "Amen" to so many of your favorite things.

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  4. Great list. Love the mattress and pillow, too. mmm..

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  5. Love your list. Have a beautiful weekend.

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  6. The first thing I do is open the blinds in the morning. I love to get into comfy clothes at the end of the night. Sometimes if Kevin is away I do it right after dinner! No one is here to see me. Have a good Saturday.

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  7. i like that keep calm the best i think. how True!

    my sassy shoes always are comfy which kind of makes them less sassy because they're not so hip, but, it's worth it, i'm learning.

    happy weekend, sweet gal!

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  8. Wonderful favorite things Lea! You are a such a dear sweet southern lady Lea. Your organization and cleaning skills amaze me. I know we are friends, but I'm afraid if you walked into my house, you'd soon find out what a project you had on your hands! - Well actually my problem is that I'm a perfectionist and I don't have people into my home unless I can have it looking perfect. (Yes, I'm working on this. I need to be more hospitable,) Well, things never are perfect by my standards so I don't have peoople over very often. This is one of my on going goals this years, to open up my home more, especially to the many non-Chrisitans in my neighborhood that may need to see the love of Jesus a little closer up!

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  9. Spandex! You're so cute : ) And I'd have to agree with you on that one!

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  10. Great list! I like the first cup of coffee, the bed and pillow and the club chair! "CiCi" is a perfect name for you by your Grans. :)

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  11. I wanted to let you know that I tagged you in my post today!

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  12. What a delightful post! Visiting through Home Sanctuary.

    Where did you find comfy yet stylish shoes? I am very hard to fit!

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  13. I love your list! Several of your favorite things make me smile also. :o) Just a company girl stopping by for a visit!

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