{December Gratitudes}

Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For quiet times with friends.
Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For family games that never get old.
Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For sweet snail mail and friends in faraway places.
Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For bedroom furniture and finally growing up.
Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For words of affirmation and the anticipation of sweet babes.
Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For our very own mountain goat who has no fear.
Gratitudes December 2015 | The Open Home
For our first Christmas in our new family home.

 

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during December, reminding us that God is good and we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?

{November Gratitudes}

Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For the first fire of the season and a house we love to call home.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For mama’s little helper and the never ending laundry.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For generous friends and quiet times engrossed in pretend play.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For fresh running water and the joy of two babes in the tub.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For my little fashionista and her love of shoes.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For morning bed head and the first attempts at independent dressing.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For weekly visits to Nanny Goats and brave encounters.
Gratitudes November 2015 | The Open Home
For a church that excites my child’s heart.

 

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during November, reminding us that God is good and we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?

 

{October Gratitudes}

Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For autumn days spent in the garden with chunky knits and snuggly blankets.
Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For my little gummy bear, still awaiting that elusive first tooth.
Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For this outside space that keeps us sane and brings us much joy.
Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For surprise visits from fabulous aunties.
Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For books that stand the test of time and gifts that pass from generation to generation.
Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For crafty little hands and memory making moments.
Gratitudes October 2015 | The Open Home
For Daddy’s little helper.

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during October, reminding us that God is good and that we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?

{September Gratitudes}

Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For one final fling with summer and a Daddy who makes you laugh.
Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For my heirloom anniversary gift and a Husby who knows me well.
Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For unlimited imagination and homemade fire engines.
Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For autumn adventures in our favourite park.
Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For conkers, lots of lovely conkers!
Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For first waves, first words, first crawls and first hairbands.
Gratitudes September 2015 | The Open Home
For surprise care packages that make having the pox all the more bearable.

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during September, reminding us that God is good and that we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?

{August Gratitudes}

Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For beach dinosaurs.
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For food so good you have to remove leftovers from your armpits!
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For mischiveous sisters that know when they’ve been caught!
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For the incredible interior design skills or my very own two year old.
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For new reading material and a book worm in the making.
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For cups as big as your head!
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For rainy bank holidays and completed sewing projects.
Gratitudes August 2015 | The Open Home
For babes so sleepy they can’t stay awake for milk.

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during August, reminding us that God is good and that we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?

{July Gratitudes}

Gratitudes July 2015 | The Open Home
For play dates with cousins and a friend to grow up with.
Gratitudes July 2015 | The Open Home
For alfresco summer snack times and a dump truck that make the perfect serving dish.
Gratitudes July 2015 | The Open Home
For the French – they make good bread.
Gratitudes July 2015 | The Open Home
For my humble hairdressing skills that are good enough for her.
Gratitudes July 2015 | The Open Home
For grannies and grandpas and snuggles before bedtime.
Gratitudes July 2015 | The Open Home
For a Husby to miss and sweet reminders of love that arrive just when you need them.

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during July, reminding us that God is good and that we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?

{June Gratitudes}

Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For early morning slumber parties – the best way to start the day!
Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For lazy days with summer sunshine.
Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For midcentury style freebies that are so on trend.
Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For our little conservationists and the life preserving work of WWF.
Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For wellies and bloomers and finding your own unique style.
Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For new books, new life and a new niecling to love.
Gratitudes June 2015 | The Open Home
For first words, first bites and her first six months.

These are some of the inserts from our family gratitude journal during June, reminding us that God is good and that we are blessed!

What have you been thankful for lately?