Posts Tagged ‘joy in the midst of frustration’

IMG_2037You know you’re a homeschool mom when…you have to find all the pieces of your daughter’s math test and tape it together before you can mark it. Yes, this really did happen to me today.

I sent a picture of the mutilated test to our home teacher, and while I was contemplating the damage that my four-year-old son had done—and the lack of supervision that enabled the mutilation—our lovely teacher commented on William’s excellent scissor skills.

I really did laugh out loud as I realized that this was another opportunity to look for the good in the midst of the frustrating.

May we look for—and find—the little pearls of joy that God places into our lives each day.


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