Monday, October 3, 2011


Happy October, Friends!

Yes to TEACHING some serious zumba dance moves {eek}.
Yes to not giving into my fear of failing. 
I say yes to laughter and enjoying my family.
I say yes to enjoying the beautiful colors of Fall!
I say yes to God.  Yes to prayer.
I say yes to playing Super Mario Brothers with my boys.   
I say yes to getting down and dirty at the pumpkin patch with 30 preschoolers! 
I say yes to blogging my little heart away! 
I say YES to lovin on the three sweet loves of my life!
I say yes to soccer games. Yes to loud cheering from the stands.  
I say yes yes yes to a heart of gratitude. YES to saying THANKS.
I say yes to encouraging others and being a supportive wife, mom and friend.
I say yes to believing in myself. Yes to believing what is true. 
Yes to acting like a teenager who is addicted to her favorite reality shows.
I say yes showing some self control in my eating this week. 
What do YOU say yes to this week?!


  1. I just love this pic of you guys!!! So adorable!! :)

    I'm trying to say yes to a heart of gratitude, too! Such a better choice! :)

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  3. Yes to zumba three times this week . . . Yes to my girls the first time they ask for something (unless it is totally crazy) . . . and Yes to believing that God has everything in control, even when I don't feel like it. :)

  4. I want to come to zumba!! Maybe someday, maybe someday!

  5. Maria....
    I have a quick question where did you get the letters that you used for your JOY picture?? I love that and want to try and do that for our next session. those pics were amazing, your family is precious!! I have 3 girls and thought that would be fun to try and do. thanks!!

  6. Hi Amanda! I got those letters at Jo Ann fabric. They should still have them. I bet your girls will look just adorable with them. Can't wait to hear how the pictures turn out!

  7. this is a great post! what am i saying yes to???

    yes to a friend staying over on a school night because the parents needed a sitter.

    yes to hosting dinner for 10 mommies tonight while they have their MOPS meeting.

    yes to God, even when i want to scream "NOOOOOOO!!!!"

    i say yes to (like you) believing what it true.

  8. Thank you so much for that info!! we have tried really hard to find the letters, but they do not have a y. So plan b...looks like we will try and make some! yikes. i will let you know how they turn out!! thanks again!


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