It wasn't the worst day I've ever had... not by a long shot... but it was draining. I'm sure you've had plenty of days like it: long day, fussy baby, homeschooling late into the afternoon, and any "free time" quickly snatched away.
Just one of those days.
And then... my husband came home.
He flashed me a smile, made me a drink, and sat down at the kitchen table with me and just chatted about nothing in particular... and instantly all the irritability melted away into pure gratitude -- for my life, my children, my home and, most importantly, this wonderful man that God has allowed me to share my life with.
And as he went back to play with the kids, I turned back to the stove and this song came immediately to mind: