Well, bring on the darts and the envy...
My husband writes encouraging, inspiring, and romantic handwritten love notes, emails, and texts to me all the time, without being prompted. He has since we began dating...which definitely lent itself favorably to wooing me.
Often they come when I most need them and out of the blue...
when i've started in on a new goal
when i'm frustrated, inadequate, or overwhelmed
when i'm feeling frumpy and unattractive
when he knows I've had it up to here with the whining and fighting from the kids
mostly to tell me how wonderful he thinks i am and what a great job i am doing as a wife and mother.
We as mothers, wives, well women in general, are quite aware on our own of all the millions of weaknesses we possess and exhibit on a daily basis...over and over. Heavenly Father knew that I needed a man that would never point them out to me, someone who would only build me up.
That is what I have in Mike.
I am eternally grateful for his optimism, his humor, his compassion, his tenderness, his work ethic, his righteousness, and especially
Thank you Michael for loving me the mostest.
I am grateful for the covenants we have made to each other and to God, that will enable us to be husband and wife throughout eternity. Imagine how many notes I will have gotten by then:)
I have had so much fun sifting through our photos from our life together. It was difficult to narrow my favorites down, so here is just a sampling of Mr. and Mrs. Johnson, 14...going on 15.
Just this past week Mike introduced me to a new music artist Mindy Gledhill and I immediately loved one of her songs, "All About Your Heart". As I heard the words of the chorus I began to cry: