Oh honey, how did EIGHTEEN come so fast?You've been waiting to be an official adult since about two days after you were born. I told you this day would come. So, how do you feel? I'll tell you how I feel-melancholy. I am having a hard time staying in the present. My mind keeps going back in time, eighteen years ago...When the nurse gently placed a … [Read more...]
Happy Birthday Meghan!!!
Seventeen years ago today, you were placed in my arms. Soft fuzzy blonde hair, just like a baby duck and the deepest dimples I had ever seen. I thought for sure that God had blessed me with the most beautiful baby girl He had created. What joy I had when I opened up your little blanket to look at your miraculous little body. All soft and chubby, … [Read more...]
The Birthday Party
Thought you might enjoy seeing some of the pictures from Meg's birthday party last night. We had 19 people over for a Mexican dinner. (I'm still full.)The roses in the vase on the table there are from her dad. He sent them to her at school this week. The balloons are from her Auntie Celia.David is trying to give a brotherly hug to his big sister … [Read more...]
HAPPY SWEET 16 MEGHAN!!!
On November 10th 1991 at 3:03pm,after 36 hours of labor,a warm and precious bundle was gently placed in my tired arms. The nurse exclaimed before I even laid my eyes on her, “She has dimples!” Hours later I was left alone in my room with her. It was then that I finally got to open my daughters' blanket and fully explore for the first time, each … [Read more...]