Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Now We Are 8........

Image by Chocolate Creative Design

Now we are 8...
You have lost 7 teeth. We can wear the same size socks. You can read,write,add and subtract. You are too heavy to carry to bed. You are only 1 foot shorter than I. You are faster, stronger and able to leap tall buildings in a single bound.

But you still hold my hand, tell me that I am the best mom ever, and snuggle with me every night.

So I guess...
That is why 8 is still so great...

Happy Birthday my sweet Monster, the light of my life and the
one who will forever make me want to be a better person..
I love you..a bushel and a peck.

Now lets eat some chocolate cake!

6 comments:

  1. you've certainly found your voice, mama. beautifully written and obviously spoken from the heart. HAPPY happy day to you both!

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  2. That's right! The monster and colie cole are a day apart. Ugh. The pressure is mounting! I have to write as good a post as this? Good luck to me! You brought a tear to my eye again this year. How do you do that? Big hugs to the birthday monster. Save a piece of that cake for me!

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  3. oh happy birthday to the little man! so sweet

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  4. Happy birthday, my sweet, sugar boy!

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  5. love this little guy, he has blessed my life and now that he's 8 it's time for that ride on the ferry to see Auntie Egg!

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  6. What a wonderful post, and a wonderful little guy! Happy birthday!

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