A spark began the day you were born With each day, this spark grew brighter and stronger One day love was found These two sparks combined and became a fire... The strongest fire. Love's fire. From this fire, new sparks arose these sparks burn brightly because of you. Your fire will never be extinguished. Because you are the ember that sparks the flames This is your legacy Your lasting promise When your spark becomes a star, shining in the Heavens above... You'll look down and ... Read More about In Memory.
Can you see where this is going? For Princess' birthday yesterday her amazingly wonderful godfather took her to the bookstore and let her pick out two books. She, like me, loves books and can't ever have enough. They found this treasure. It is The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. A commemorative Pop-Up by L. Frank Baum with art by Robert Sabuda. This gorgeous book has captivated her in a way that I didn't think possible. She never wants to put it down and is absolutely enthralled with it. If you think ... Read More about Lions and Tigers and Bears! Oh My!
We made a wish, and you came true.We made a wish, God gave us you.I blinked and in that second...my baby grew up into a beautiful little girl.November 18, 2003, four short years ago.A princess arrived and changed our lives forever.You are amazing, funny, intelligent, talented, kind, charming and strong.I see glimpses in you now, of the woman you will become, and it blows me away.I am honored to be your mother, I am blessed to be the one to guide you and teach you, although, I think I learn more ... Read More about In the blink of an eye
The Birthday Princess.Mom! It's Princesses and it's HUGE!!! Her reaction to each gift was priceless.Due to the rain, the pinata was inside. I cut the top off and tossed it into the air, the candy flew everywhere. These kids are better than any vacuum.The kids who would stand still long enough to take a picture.Taking that deep breath to blow out the candles.Monkey loved the cake.I have not yet removed the red eye, please forgive me. I am exhausted and in need of sleep and food.Here's what I ... Read More about Party Day. Part Two.
Invitations: Made and sent. Goody Bags: Filled, ready and waiting.Birthday cake: It's pink and purple and topped with a tiara. It fills all the birthday girl's requirements.Rain? Yep. Rain Rain Go AwayBecause today is party day!To Be Continued... ... Read More about Party Day. Part One