Your home has many magnificent things, so step back and look for them.
Today, this magnificent day will be a day I celebrate my home and my family members. I can find magnificence in a peanut butter and jelly sandwich made by my son. There is magnificence in my teenie bopper who keeps getting awards. Wonderful is a child who offered to make dinner because I seemed tired. There is magnificence in my twins sticking together and not letter their bigger siblings push them around. I recognize the magnificence in my husband an awesome father and husband.
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Too often we think life is only magnificent when something huge happens. We want things like winning the lottery, buying a new home or the birth of a child.This is such a mistake. There is magnificence in having a simple, happy life. Don’t make the mistake of thinking you need fireworks, celebrations, and big parties. Magnificent can be found in being surrounded by those who love you and whom you love. The stinky little feet of your children can be magnificent. There is magnificence in a home, even if it is not like the cover of Better Homes and Gardens. All around you there is magnificence. All you have to do is stop and look for it.
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Find magnificence in daily life at home.
As I write this article I am looking around at my home office. Two of the children have left clothes on the floor. My son left two graded tests on my desk that he wants me to hang on my wall to show how proud I am of him. My husband has borrowed my scissors and all my pens. In other words, my office is a mess and yet, when I look at it I find it to be magnificent. It makes me happy. I am happy because my office shows the love I have for my family and the love they have for me.
In other words, I see the magnificence in my family. I encourage you to look for the magnificence in those around you. If you don’t see magnificence in those around you, move around until you find it, then build a home!