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These are a few of my favourite things


Today I am thankful for:

  • Sweet trusting eyes staring into mine.
  • That precious sound of ‘Momma, Momma’ for the first time.
  • Tiny fingers that hold tight to mine.
  • Chubby arms wrapped around my neck squeezing for all their might.
  • The feeling of sticky fingers holding onto mine.
  • Seeing pure delight rush into my baby’s face upon glimpsing mine.
  • Hearing squeals of laughter.
  • The simple declaration of, “I love you Mommy.”
  • Slobbery kisses and hugs that leave your clothing slightly less clean.
  • Snuggles, tickles, story time and sing-songs.
  • Bedtime routines. Middle of the night feedings.

Oh what joy – what pure blessed joy. To have the love of a child. What awe-inspiring knowledge that you have been entrusted with the care of a sweet, innocent little one.  Can there be a greater gift in life? Continue reading These are a few of my favourite things