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Twas the night before Easter...







Church preparations and home preparations are almost finished for the big day tomorrow...and soon I'll be sinking down into a big bubble bath before dropping off to sleep. Sunday mornings come so early for me...and tomorrow I want to get up even earlier to make sweet rolls for the kids, and hopefully get my coffee and sit out on the patio while the sun is coming up and just get myself centered for the day.

Bobby is spending the night and going to church with us tomorrow. The boys are so excited that he's coming...as we all are. They have been trying to get him to come to church for quite a while. Well, this is it! I decided to send him a Myspace message and invite him, a special invitation from "Momma Shrodes" as he calls me. Surprisingly (well, I guess not surprisingly, the Holy Ghost knows what He's doing...) he responded right away that he'd love to come. We love having him here. He just has a way of lighting up a room and making everybody laugh like crazy. He and Dustin are playing video games right now. (see picture above)

All the kids came home tonight. We picked Savanna up from the Harts and took her to get an Easter dress. Then the boys came home and we made dinner. We all ate around the coffee table because I have all the other tables set for tommorrow with different china settings. We'll have 16 people here tomorrow. Right now Larry is baking a ham, and the refrigerator is filled with stuff I've been cooking all day. Come to think of it, it's almost everything we have at Christmas time! I can hardly wait until we sit down to eat because that will mean we can re-cap our glorious day in church. I know already, that's the kind of day it's going to be. We are all set for something great...I just know it!

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