There are actually MANY more of these, but these are the ones that stand out:
1. Love the Lord.
2. Love your spouse.
3. Be parents FIRST and foremost.
4. Be gracious.
5. Save money.
6. Go to church together.
7. Pay attention to your kids.
8. CHOOSE to be happy.
9. Be content.
10. Be quick to care, and slow to criticize.
11. Play board games-like Chinese Checkers-so you can regularly score wins over your children. And she always did!
Happy Mother's Day Miss Ruth and Mimi!