Happy day at our house yesterday! The Guinea Pig surprised most everybody by cruising up the driveway at about noon to be bombarded by hugs and excitement. He had gotten off night shift at 6:00 a.m., packed up his car and started driving home because he was "too wired" to sleep. Twenty hours and only four hours of sleep later, he got here.
On a different note, http://www.raisinghomemakers.com/ is doing an intriguing giveaway of the book More Than a Hopechest by Amber Moeller. I'm entering to hopefully see what this interesting-looking book is about. With five young ladies around here and a young man who also has dreams of future spouse and family, I hope this book will help us in our pursuit of homemaking skills and beauty.
Counting my blessing, I