This is a completely unoriginal idea, but it’s still one that I thought would be good for us. Cue the conversation with Emmie about blessings and being thankful.
“Emmie, do you know what a blessing is?”
“A blessing is a good thing God gives us. Can you think of a blessing you’re thankful for?”
“Clipping!” We’d just finished scissor practice about five minutes earlier.
“A blessing I’m thankful for is you and Gareth. You are my blessings.”
“Aww, Mommy, that’s so sweet!”