"It's important for moms to recognize that all the small successes in our days can add up to one big triumph."
Hello, blog world. I really have been up to some occasional productivity and I'm going to do a 'Small Successes' post to remind myself.
1. With it being September and all it's nice to be able to say I have actually finished ordering the school books. (As in, today!) I don't think I've ever waited quite this long. Like Danielle, I can also say books are arriving. Well, one has, and it's a biggie: Lydia's seven-pound-thousand-page ornithology textbook. (A smile and wave to all you we-don't-start-until-after-Labor-Day-types! You're not alone.)
2. I've been spending lots of time helping my big kids prepare to open an Etsy shop. Almost ready for business!
3. This is actually a many-week biggie - we have finished organizing our church's 450 book lending library. The books are all catalogued on Library Thing and they all have labeled pockets and cards in them. I also added color coded stickers to all of the spines for easy browsing. It all looks so simple now, but it was many, many hours of work. (I was actually having dreams about library cards and stickers...) Here's a sample: