Thursday, May 29, 2014

Back to the drawing board once again . . .

I don't know if anyone has missed regular posts from Henningsen Happenings but I have missed writing them!!  It takes a creative mind to be a blogger I believe.  When I was going strong it changed the way I viewed every event of every day.  I looked at the simple and obvious with new eyes.

So as we start a new month and summer finally arrives . . . I vow to take a look through those eyes once again . . . 

Plans for June July and August include:

     Vacation with granddaughter at our house for a week!  More to come . . . 

     Summer Reading Program - plus two week long readathons . . . one done
               One of my focuses for 2014 - READ more

     Be active . . . walks . . . bike rides . . . swim . . . 
               One of my focuses for 2014  - EXERCISE 

     Bible Study with Rebecca - The Search for Significance . . . Time in prayer
               One of my focuses for 2014 - WORSHIP

That's my short bucket list . . . nothing like the spring mop and bucket list I had to get ready for summer . . . remember the yard and the garage and the patio and flowers . . . done done done and done.  So now I resolve to rest and enjoy.

My job has been extra busy as of late . . . another focus of 2014 that I have not taken the time to work on . . . in much need . . . is my WORK . . . the place that pays me and my bills!    I plan to take some time this summer to reflect on this and come up with a plan!    To make it better!

Hubs and I plan to take a trip to the mountains with our granddaughter who has not been there even if we have to stretch it into early Autumn . . . A trip to see our son in Texas or meet somewhere in between . . . and I'm going on a trip by myself to stay overnight with my sister in southeast Nebraska . . . I haven't told her yet . . . but we have much to do and much to discuss . . . I want to spend some time in the country.

To summarize my summer . . . READ, RELAX, REST.    Be thankful.



     

4 comments:

  1. i was visiting with Tami a few moments ago and wanted to drop by and catch up. I do think that we have the exact same lawn mower, which i really do need to make use of shortly.

    I think that much of my summer will be spent getting daughter ready to go away for University and the rest will be spending as much time with her as possible.

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    1. That's an interesting time of life - sending out children off to college - enjoy your summer with her! I enjoyed those days.

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  2. Sounds like a good plan. And you are welcome to come to the country any time. :)

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    1. Thanks! Sitting around the new fire pit or around the kitchen table - sounds like a wonderful retreat!

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