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Saturday, November 1, 2008

home made chicken noodle soup cravings


What a delight today was that my boy's vomiting eased in the afternoon and he was 'craving' different foods, searching for the right one to please his palette. Suddenly he remembered!! "Mom, you just have to make your home made chicken noodle soup! That would really make my stomach happy." Music to a mama's ears. He requested the right veggies and to pick out the noodles and even peeled the one potato, adding the carrots and goodies himself. Oh, how I have missed the joy of my little cooking helper boy. All the kids gobbled it up with gusto.
Look how perky he looks tonight after eating three helpings! What a contrast to how he looked earlier this week. Mmmm...Mmmm...good.

2 comments:

stacy said...

oh, yum! now i am hungry for chicken noodle soup! i am going to have to make a big pot of soup this week! i'm glad bryce is feeling good!

Gram Diane said...

Lucky me, that Bryce asked you to make this soup. When he came to spend the night on Sunday I also was able to enjoy your delicious chicken noodle soup! Don't forget I am an official taster for all the good food you make! I love you all.

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Noah Webster's 1828 Dictionary of the American Language defines Magnanimity as such:
MAGNANIM'ITY, n. [L. magnanimitas; magnus, great, and animus, mind.] Greatness of mind; that elevation or dignity of soul, which encounters danger and trouble with tranquillity and firmness, which raises the possessor above revenge, and makes him delight in acts of benevolence, which makes him disdain injustice and meanness, and prompts him to sacrifice personal ease, interest and safety for the accomplishment of useful and noble objects.