I get a little thrill every month when I flip my calendar to a new month and see all the blankness on that page. I love anticipating what the month will hold and I usually flip that page prayerfully.
I get an even bigger thrill when I hang a new calendar for a new year.
I have no idea what 2009 will hold for our family, but I can say without a doubt that I'm looking forward to living life fully this year.
I like to take some time at the end of December to look back over the previous year and count my blessings--to see God at work in our lives and to treasure special moments.
I spent some time yesterday (when I really should have been packing all the Christmas stuff away) looking back over my blog entries from last year. Below are some posts that represent some of my favorite moments of 2008...
Time with Friends
It was hard coming up with just one one per month...so I threw my own silly rule out the window. Rules schmules.