Sunday, June 24, 2012

Simple Woman's Daybook



For today... Sunday, June 24, 2012

Outside my window... Cloudy and damp from the rain overnight.

I am thinking... That hopefully it won't be too wet to do some work in the garden later today.

I am thankful for... at least trying to be thankful for rain.

From the kitchen...
~Today:  Roast, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Buns, Corn, Broccoli, Salad, Strawberry Angel Food Cake Trifle
~Monday:  Maple Balsamic Salmon, Herbed Pasta, Green Beans, Carrots, Salad, Chocolate Pudding Pie
~Tuesday: Beef 'n Broccoli, Rice, Baked Zucchini, Salad, Poppy Seed Cake
~Wednesday:  Simple Chicken Bake, Broccoli, Turnip, Salad, Strawberry Angel Food Cake
~Thursday: Italian Bow Tie Supper (Crockpot), Ceasar Salad, Garlic Bread, Chocolate Pudding Pie
~Friday: Cod Espano, Rice, Zucchini Cakes, Salad, Poppy Seed Cake
~Saturday: Leftover Smorg

I am wearing... Floral skirt, red top.

I am creating... A Forgotten Garden

I am reading... A Woman After God's Own Heart by Elizabeth George

I am praying for... My family.

Pondering these words... “Because of God's knowledge, you and I are always understood.”  ~Elizabeth George~

I am still hoping... To go camping.

I am hearing... Mourning doves cooing, the clock ticking softly, the dog shifting to find a comfortable spot.

Around the house... I need to do some tidying.

One of my favorite things... Family time!

A few plans for the rest of the week... A quiet week at home, hopefully able to work in the garden and get some projects done.

Here is a picture thought I am sharing...


Flowers in my yard.

~Finding the amazing in the simple~
Thanks so much for stopping by!

Thank you Peggy for the The Simple Woman's Daybook {follow links to read more}.

11 comments:

  1. Sounds like you're having a nice quiet day, Alana.
    Baked zuchinni and zuchinni cakes sound delicious - I love that vegie :-)
    Elizabeth George is good.
    What a comfort it is to know that our heavenly Father understands us!
    Have a blessed day..Trish x

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  2. Love that. You menu...wow. I have nothing planned out. I have been very bad about that since I went back to work. I am not working during the summer...so I am not sure what my excuse it. :)

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  3. Always enjoy your Sunday thoughts and might try the beef and broccoli for supper tonight.

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  4. Your flowers are beautiful!

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  5. Menu planning will one day not be beyond me! Bless you.

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  6. Wow, you are one of those women who inspire me with your weekly menu all planned. I am such a procrastinator!! One of these days I will accomplish that. I also would love to freeze meals ahead of time and use the crockpot. I always forget to use the crockpot.

    The book, A Woman After God's Own Heart by Elizabeth George, is a wonderful book. I have read it over 4 times and I always go back to it. Its the type of book that is definitely a reference book for life and a go to book. You will love it.

    God bless, am glad that you commented on my blog, thank you, now I have found another wonderful blog, yours!

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  7. Those are gorgeous flowers! Thanks for stopping by my blog! :)

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  8. Thank you everyone for your wonderful comments :)

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  9. I'm impressed with your menu! Looks like your family must be a fan of desserts - my family is, for sure.

    I enjoyed your flower photo. Mine are not doing well for lack of rain ...

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  10. Thank you Jerralea. I wish I could send you some of our rain!

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