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Day Seven Blog Challege

Well, we had some windy and stormy weather on Monday and Tuesday. I couldn't sleep very well the other night, the thunder kept me up. We got home from work Monday and found this enormous limb in our backyard that had fallen from a very tall tree. This picture doesn't show how heavy and big the limb was. Thankfully, it feel about 5 feet from our house, but it could have done some major damage to the roof.


My daughter was in a good mood last night, so we had to snap some pictures!



Ok, now on to the blog challenge!

"A picture of someone or something that has the biggest influence on you..."

Now, I know the biggest influence on me is God. But for the purposes of this question, I will answer it a different way.

I am not doing this to gain favor or "points," as my husband doesn't even read my blog. But I gotta give credit where credit is due, ther person who has the biggest influence on me is this guy right here.


Of all the people in my life, Jason has had the most influence on me RECENTLY. (This does not include growing up, Mom and Dad.) Jason has taught me so many things and decisions I make are really influence by either how Jason will feel or what he would do in the same situation.

He is patient, even keeled and never lets things get him ruffled. I think that is rubbing off on me the longer we are married.

He is a "glass half full" kind of guy. Very positive. I love that about him. And it makes me feel the same way.

Jason has faith in the Lord. My faith has grown leaps and bounds since being with him.

He is a great parent and the way he is with our kids constantly helps me learn how to be better at it myself.

Man, I have my very own super hero living in my house!!!

Comments

Jamie said…
Those bath pictures are just TOO precious!! And, can you believe how ridiculous that wind was last week? Loved reading the sweet things about your husband! Sounds like you are a lucky girl! :)

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