Each day, in addition to their schoolwork, they have certain responsibilities that help us keep the house in order.
|Watch out world!|
By the time he went to bed, (complete with tired shoulders) he had successfully ironed 28 shirts! He was so pleased with himself!
(And mama was pretty darn thrilled too!)
Then, there were windows that needed cleaning...15 of them!
|Cameron working on windows!|
|Tommy working on the windows!|
Last weekend, the boys all joined forces to wash the two vehicles, vacuum them out and clean the windows. Tom was leading them in their first attempt to wash a truck, and well...I am going to have to let HIM post about that experience. On that blissful day, my honey let me stay inside and Nap! (A famous three letter word that you don't hear much in these parts...at least not associated with me!)
So, there are no pictures of this
But, rumor has it that it all ended well.
To date, they have
Of course, if you read here often, then you know how much I like to point out how much God is in the details of our lives and how He cares about the "silly little" things that we care about.
Well, this is no different. After the boys had hatched this "plan", we found out that our dear friends were selling their Wii system to help raise money for their adoption! An adoption of a little boy that I advocated for.
What a joy to be able to help them fund their adoption as they raise money for the orphanage donation. An added joy was the price that they could give our boys--saving them lots off the retail price of such a toy.
So, they are close. So close in fact, that I am already brainstorming their next "savings goal"! A girl can get used to driving a clean car and coming home to a clean house!
What??!! I'm just sayin'!