Friday, August 8, 2014

7QT - really quick ones


1 - The Civil Wars are officially done. I'm not sure what their personal problems are, nor do I want to know, but may God bless them, their families, and their futures. I'm so glad for the music they made.


2 - If you missed Edel you don't have to fret because Jen is sharing the Edel talks on her blog, because she's nice like that.


3 - If you've been wanting to read The Little Oratory you can enter for a chance to win right here on my blog. Leila is coming to my parish to speak later this month and she offered to do a giveaway in anticipation. Go check it out!


4 - Susan painted her boys' room and it is amazing. Pinterest worthy. Amazing. And have you seen what Deme's been up to? Check out what she did in her kitchen - $28 and it made a *huge* impact.


5 - Sarah had a no good, horrible, very bad day and then because she's a giver, she made up a great playlist for us to enjoy. Go take a listen and maybe offer her some compassion.


6 - Kelly's lip synch battle. Who else is planning something? I feel almost overwhelmed with the possibilities. Got any ideas for me?


7 - Speaking of Kelly, after all was said and done, the grand total for the fundraiser for a beach wheelchair for Fulton was $3081.23! You guys are so good! THANK YOU to everyone who gave. Guys, we raised that money in less than 24 hours. Praise God.

I'm still waiting for `PayPal and my bank to verify everything but by midweek the Mantoans should be able to buy the chair. Thanks again.


4 comments:

  1. So very excited for Fulton and Kelly! You rock for hosting the fundraising!

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  2. Thanks for the shout out. You're the sweetest. =)
    I'm debating songs for the lip synch battle - I feel dramatic is obviously the way to go, but past that, I have no ideas.

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  3. It really brings tears to my eyes to see how quickly the money was raised for the beach chair. By the time I came here and found out about the fundraiser, a day later, it was already over! Wow! Incredibly touching how generous are.

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  4. It's still so exciting how quickly everyone helped raise money for Kelly and her family. So awesome to see kindness in action!

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