Yearly Archives: 2008

true.

normal day, let me be aware of the treasure you are.  let me learn from you, love you, bless you before you depart.  let me not pass you by in quest of some rare and perfect tomorrow.  let me hold you while I may, for it may not always be so. one day I shall...

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girlfriend

when grace was born, i immediately started calling her girlfriend.  i don't know why.  it's not like i'm sassy. and i really hadn't used that term before.  ever.  but somehow it fit and made phrases like "girlfriend, that is one messy diaper" a whole lot more fun.  i even have a picture from grace's first...

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beauty and love

  there is an enduring tenderness in the love of a mother to a son that transcends all other affections of the heart ~ washington irving 

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{personal favorite} i think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity   ~eleanor roosevelt

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thank you, carrie

my sister, carrie, the goddess of all things fashionable and efficient, introduced me to the mom agenda.   LOVE IT.  they have thought of just about everything in this dayplanner, including space each day for up to four children's schedules.  my husband is my fourth child.  go figure.  anyhow, i highly recommend it for anyone...

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