TWENTY ONE YEARS OLD! How did that even happen? WHEN did it happen? Seems like just yesterday we were celebrating your high school graduation and I was coming to terms with the fact that you were LEAVING. Now THIS! If it wasn’t for the fact that you were so responsible and mature, I don’t thinkContinue reading “Words of Wisdom on my baby girls 21st Birthday!”
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Words of Wisdom for Dylan’s 24th Birthday
On November 30th, 24 years ago, I became a mother for the second time. There’s no denying 24 is a strange time in ones life; I know it was for me. And although you don’t have two kids like I did (thank God) I’m guessing you’re finding yourself in this state as well. Trust me,Continue reading “Words of Wisdom for Dylan’s 24th Birthday”
Words of Wisdom as Klari begins her 3rd Yr as a Longhorn!
My klari left to begin her junior year in college the other day. As you can see by my “other day” comment she left with no fanfare, no major production, no one even shed a tear – not even me. She just packed up her car and left while I was at work with aContinue reading “Words of Wisdom as Klari begins her 3rd Yr as a Longhorn!”
Twenty Five! You are TWENTY FIVE YEARS OLD!.
Twenty Five! You are TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OLD! Your dad and I were “children” ourselves when you were born, or at least we felt like it. The day you were born was probably the scariest day of our lives. Parenthood started by me climbing out the window of your tia Minnie’s house. That, alone, should haveContinue reading “Twenty Five! You are TWENTY FIVE YEARS OLD!.”
Holy Crap! You’re TWENTY!
Holy crap! YOU ARE TWENTY YEARS OLD! How did that happen? WHEN did it happen? Wasn’t it just the other day we were getting you ready for your first dance recital? You have always been more mature and wiser than your years so there isn’t a whole lot for me to tell you. IfContinue reading “Holy Crap! You’re TWENTY!”
Words of Wisdom for Dylan’s 23rd Birthday
For the last several years I have provided my children my “words of wisdom” on every birthday, a tradition I promised them I would stop. All I can say is; “I tried.” Dylan, 23 years old – I can’t even believe it. It seems like just yesterday we were sitting in your very messy roomContinue reading “Words of Wisdom for Dylan’s 23rd Birthday”
Words of Wisdom as you prepare for your 2nd year as a Longhorn
So this is it…. Year two… feels like just yesterday I was dropping you off at Pre-K…. I can see the excitement and anticipation on your face (and don’t think that look of frustration hasn’t gone unnoticed either). I’m sure you can see the pain in mine; but what you can’t see is the swellingContinue reading “Words of Wisdom as you prepare for your 2nd year as a Longhorn”
👨🎓Words of Wisdom as Dylan becomes a College Graduate
While it would probably be enough to just say “good luck” and “We love you,’ that’s not all there is to say- Not by a long shot- so before you cross that tassel over to the other side here goes: First, Congratulations! Ignore my (moms) crying and the zillion pictures I’ll be making you take.Continue reading “👨🎓Words of Wisdom as Dylan becomes a College Graduate”
Words of Wisdom to my 24 year old son
24 years old! How did this happen? Just the other day your dad and I were out buying you a Emmitt Smith jersey just praying you’d be a boy.. and now you are a MAN. In moms usual fashion – I HAVE to give you my Words of Wisdom – although you have always marchedContinue reading “Words of Wisdom to my 24 year old son”
Words of Wisdom for my 19 year old daughter
19! I can’t even believe it! I remember the day you were born as if it were yesterday. Labor was induced and scheduled so there are no dramatic stories to tell.. having you was fairly quick, in relation to your brothers anyway, and, sort of easy- as easy as childbirth can be …not sure butContinue reading “Words of Wisdom for my 19 year old daughter”