I wish I had thought of this!


Ella, this morning: "Thank you for the note on the laundry detergent!"

Me: "What note? I didn't leave a note."

[Imagine her delight when she discovered it was from her daddy!]

Sweet Mark.

I wish I had thought of that!

Are there notes (or treats, even) you could leave out for your children today to thank them for doing their chores?

8 comments:

  1. I try and not read blogs...(doing good) and try never to leave comments, as it gets me in a cycle that I don't want to be. :)

    but I had to comment.

    What a beautiful, sweet thing your husband did for your daughter and for you.

    Totally an awesome daddy. Treasure that!!!

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  2. I can remember word for word a note my mom left me similar to that when I was a kid...she'll treasure that memory for sure! What a great daddy to think of it :)

    ~Laura

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  3. What a beautiful encouragement Mark left her...and what a great prompting for all of us as we train our little sweetie-pies.

    Kimmie
    mama to 8
    one homemade and 7 adopted

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  4. Yes there is...off to do it right now.

    Love that Ella girl!

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  5. i was just thinking today that i should make an effort to put little notes under my child's dinner plate every now and then and write three things I love about them or something positive about them. How sweet your husband connected with your daughter that way!

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  6. That is so awesome Mark! I love that you do that!

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  7. Hmmmm......SHE takes care of her two younger brothers JOYFULLY, helps with meal prep without being asked.....HE mows and trims our yard, helps take care of his grandpa......oops. A GREAT REMINDER THAT I SHOULD EXPRESS my gratitude!

    :)
    Michelle

    p.s. Have I thanked YOU lately for being such a great friend?? Love you.

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  8. SO great!! Neat reminder of all we have to be thankful for! :)

    Kara

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