Everyday Blessings // 9

>> the first snow
>> talking to friends out of the country
>> Christmas gift shopping
>> teaching my last art class (bittersweet...)
>> sending Christmas packages (one to my bestie...another to one of my favorite Christian bands)
>> decorating the house with Christmas lights
>> waking up to a good song on my radio alarm clock
>> working on my novels

>> celebrating 12:12 on 12/12/12
>> comfy pajamas
>> reading good books that I've been wanting to for a while

>> live streaming with these two guys (kudos to anyone who knows these two dudes...)
>> late night chats with besties
>> discovering new passages in Scripture
>> making new friends

>> speaking at a young ladies' Christmas tea - 'Guarding Our Hearts'
>> being tickled
>> singing beloved Christmas songs

>> decorating a random tree by the side of the road
>> having a stash of emergency chocolates in my room


What are some blessings that have occurred in your December so far?


'...Be astonished!  Wonder!  Because I am doing something in your days [that] you would not believe if you were told.'
- Habakkuk 1:5



  1. I saw Donald's retweet of one of your ustream pics, and I thought, "hey! That's miss Raquel!!" ;) Do you mind saying which band you sent the package to? That's a neat idea ;)
    -mal :)

  2. This post is so great!!!:) On that pictures, is one of those guys from anthem lights band? I just recognized the guy on the left:) I LOVE your pictures!!!:)

  3. ANTHEM LIGHTS?!?! :D You lucky duck!

  4. I am so jealous of the snow!! We haven't had any snow yet. I really want a white Christmas;p

    Thanks for the post!

    Merry Christmas!!

  5. The first real snow and my sister returning from Florida!!!

  6. haha now i want to go decorate a tree by the side of the road... that would be awesome XD ahh its almost Christmas and I still haven't finished my shopping! :/ can't wait to see your novels!

  7. Nice! I love the random decorating of the tree!

  8. yay to emergency stashes of chocolate! i used to have a secret bag of candy in my room... except when i went to get some candy the other day, the bag was empty. turns out it wasn't so secret after all. ;)