:: Hello, Monday.
:: Hello to lists--lots and lots of lists.
:: Christmas lists, grocery lists, project lists, cleaning lists, blog lists.
:: Hello to mission emails from the brother.
:: And if we're lucky, hello to pictures from Brazil.
:: Hello to a new week of counting points.
:: And hopefully hello to more progress.
:: Hello to a bit of handmade Christmas.
:: Think some sewing for the babe and some sewing for me.
:: No sewing for Josh.
:: Because sewing for guys is hard.
:: And hello to handmade gifts that I can't tell you about.
:: Hello to being this close to finishing a new book.
:: Hello to young-adult dystopian novels.
:: You never get old.
:: Hello to my first-ever sponsored giveaway this week.
:: Tune in Wednesday.
:: Especially all you college kids.
:: Hello to a babe who walks like Frankenstein.
:: Hello to the goose eggs and bruises and bumps and cries that inevitably accompany Frankenbaby.
:: And hello to brushing off the dirt and getting back into the action.
:: Hello to passing off some of that resilience to me, because heaven sure knows most days I need it.