Wednesday, June 24, 2009

A Got Blessed...

by a sweet friend who presented me with a "lovely blog award"! Joyful Mom has a great way of sharing her thoughts and feelings. And I am so glad I have found her blog!

Thank you very much my sweet friend!

There are two rules to accepting the award...

1) Accept the award, post it on your blog together with the name of the person who has granted the award and his or her blog link.

2) Pass the award to 15 other blogs.Remember to contact the bloggers to let them know they have been chosen for this award.

So, sweet friends, here goes...the blessing is all mine to give away--so here are some blogs that I think are just absolutely lovely...

A Fitness Minute... This blog always has something interesting to say. Helpful ideas, tips, inspiration, thought provoking questions... I enjoy visiting and Pat always replies kindly to my comments!

African Adventure... This family is following Gods call and adopting 2 orphans from Ethiopia. They are an inspiring family and I love reading about their journey.

Blessed With More Than Deserved...Alysha has been a wonderful source of support and inspiration. Not only her courage and faith being lived about by adopting 2 boys from 2 different countries simultaneously, but also by being active in supporting those who are in the process of adoption themselves. Thank you!

Rachel...What can I say? Rachel has a true heart for God! She inspires me, gives me hope, and touches my heart with her love for children around the world!

Stairsteps 2 ... This family just adopted the CUTEST little girl! And they worked so hard to complete the adoption and stayed faithful! I loved following their story to bring Emerson home! Thanks for sharing!

Joe's Life... Joe was adopted at age 15! He is an amazing young man with a strong heart for God, and he comes with an amazing family too! :)

The Loux family... I have loved following their story of adopting 3 special needs boy as once! Their heart for orphans comes through in every posts. I am so happy they are willing to share a part of their lives with us, and thankful for the work they are doing to support adoptions!

The Andrews Crew... Because she was my Yanas prayer warrior! :). Thank you so much for the time you spent in prayer for her! And because I love looking at pictures of her girls!

One Interesting Journey... because when I hear about Mattea I think of my Yana. And because I think Lou is a very inspiring woman, and her wonderful heart shows so clearly!

Adoption Adventure... Her posts of Lena will bring you to tears. What a wonderful family for a wonderfully sweet girl!

Bringing Kellsey Home... I love the design of this blog. And I love following along on their journey to bring Kellsey home! :) She's a cutie!

The Wonderful World Of Down syndrome... What a faithful heart for God this woman has! Not yet adopting, but so supportive of those who are! May God greatly bless you and your family!

Who Says 8 Is Enough?... adorable family! Great posts! This a fun blog with lots of pictures of cute kids! :)

Our Little Sunbeams... a great blog full of love for two little girls that, God willing, will be adopted soon by their new mom and dad!

Till God Brings Them Home! ... I love following this adoption journey. Noah is such little doll, and Jeramiah just makes me smile he is so cute! they are bringing him home soon!


  1. Thank you for the award... I will be paying it forward! :)

  2. Thank you for the award!!!! Now I have to figure out how to put it on my blog!

  3. How kind of you to give me this award. It's always nice to know people enjoy reading my blog. I think we all have something to give, you with your wonderful children and me, with helping people to stay healthy. I guess that's why we write, to share our love.

  4. Your such a sweetie! I know if you lived closer, you'd for sure be my hang out, lean on, laugh out loud buddy that I'd visit often :) This is sooo kind! Okay, I gotta go round up my blog addresses! BTW~You've gained 2 more followers! Your back in the game, LOL!

  5. Thank you so much! I will be sure to pass this one along!

  6. Thanks so much for this award! I will get it passed along soon!