Monday, October 11, 2010

Thanks day

We were asked on Sunday to go around the room in relief society and say one thing we are thankful for. I was trying to think of something other than the typical family answer. These last few months have made me realize something that I have thankful for though. I am grateful that I can have children. This pregnancy wasn't planned, and took a while for me to get excited but eventually it hit me, that some people can't even have children or have such a hard time getting pregnant and I should be so grateful I can have them. So I am so, so thankful for that.

I am definitely also thankful for my family. My husband, and girls. They are amazing.

(I love how Jayci and Presley are looking at each other in this picture)

I am also grateful for my extended family. When you get older they mean everything. I'm grateful for the relationship I have with sisters and sister in laws. I can't wait to grow up and have a big family of kids, and eventually grand kids.

I'm grateful that my husband can have a good job.

We live in a warm house.

The gospel.

and so much more. These are the main things. But lately, i'm so grateful for this guy. He has saved me lately.

that's all :)


The Pratts said...

Cutest family picture ever!

Lynn said...

Love it!! Awesome thankful list. And I could relate to it on so many levels. Love your 80's costumes. Too cute!

Amie said...

You are so tiny next to Dustin! I love your family picture also.. And it is wonderful you can have children. For sure some people would definately want that!! <3

Randy and Capri Bird said...

Oh Mindy! Great things to be thankful for! And I LOVE the picture. Can't wait to see more.

Tim and Ashlee said...

Cute family pic. And I like the new dark hair. :)

Alison said...

Oh, I know what you mean about being thankful to have kids. It is such a blessing we don't always think about. Glad you had a good Thanksgiving Day!

rebecca said...

you have such a darling little family! congrats on your new little one. Thanks for stopping by my blog the other day. :) Rebecca