I found this survey on-line and had the kids fill it out on New Year's Day....but then our life got in the way of blogging! 2012 was definitely a fun-filled year. I thought this would be fun to look back on one day.
Highlights for 2012
Greatest lesson learned
Olivia: That anyone can make friends even in a different country.
Josiah: That things can be harder than they look but worth the effort.
Andi: Wow, how do you narrow it down to one??
I don't need to worry. God IS going to provide for my every need.
(I'm still working on that one!)
Chad: That I still have a lot to learn.
Hardest thing of the year
Olivia: Picking up my room.
Josiah: Starting out at a new school.
Andi: Saying goodbye.
Chad: Feeling like I'm dragging my kids away from their family.
Olivia: Meeting Mrs. Roop (Her 3rd grade teacher)
Josiah: Getting to play football.
Andi: Watching the kids be a part of team sports.
Chad: Seeing Josiah's first touchdown and his team's reaction.
What I love the most about 2012
Olivia: Going to Disney World
Josiah: That God planned everything to work perfectly for us in the U.S.
Andi: Precious family times.
Chad: Seeing God work through so many people to provide for our needs.
Looking forward to 2013
What I want to learn
Olivia: More cursive.
Josiah: How to make Tacos.
Andi: How to trust God in EVERY situation.
Chad: To allow God to work through me and not rely on my own strength so often.
Want to get better at
Olivia: Playing the ukulele.
Josiah: Playing basketball.
Chad: Listening to my kids.
Olivia: Designing new cartoon characters.
Josiah: Try to get stronger.
Andi: Being spontaneous.
Chad: Going along with Andi's spontaneity.