There is nothing like family, is there? I have had a blast these few days "at home" in Minnesota with Dan and his wife Maureen and with Laura and her husband Paul and with my nephews and niece and with my mom and dad . . .
Words don't do it justice. If you're interested in pictures, create a FaceBook account for free and go here:
And I'll post just a few here for those of you who don't want to be bothered with FaceBook:
This sums it up: there is nothing like family for fun!
And it reminds me of what those of us who have these kinds of blessings are called to do:
To remember those who don't have the same kind of network, and help create "family" for those who want it but don't have one they have spent their lives around.
"Blessed to be a blessing" doesn't get turned off when we leave the walls of a church, nor do we get to forget it when we are on vacation!
I do thank God for my wonderful family and my "home" in Minnesota!