Posts filed under ‘Parenting’

an everlasting dance

May 13, 2017 – Graduation

embraced by a melody…

consumed by a rhythm…

I reach beyond my present

and

wrap my arms

around

the memories of the past…

February 8, 2019 at 6:20 pm 3 comments

kisses from mimz

I keep tossing kisses into the wind ~

in hopes they reach their intended target ~ ~ 

landing softly upon

the precious cheeks

I have kissed

since

day

one…

February 7, 2019 at 3:02 am 3 comments

…no boundaries…

each time I look into their eyes,

I fall deeper in love ~ ~

as if I could love them

even more

than I already do…..

but

I always do.

February 5, 2019 at 1:49 pm 3 comments

~ inner fire ~

each burning brighter

aspiring to go farther

goals are limitless

January 31, 2019 at 7:20 pm 2 comments

sidelines

 

I miss the sidelines of yesteryear ~

when time and space existed in unison ~

as each moment unfolded

and

our dreams embraced.

 

 

Now,

the passage of time and distance have altered these lines.

 

You have taken flight

~ chasing angels ~

whose beacons flash the promises of dreams.

 

&

 

I stand here

~ quietly ~

as my patience longingly awaits

~ words ~

to scroll……. across……. a……. screen…….

 

 

January 16, 2019 at 3:00 pm 3 comments

my visionary

*

behind the scenes is his spotlight ~

where he brings his visions to life…

where his mind can run wild

amongst

a vast realm of possibilities

and

dreams ~

bringing impossibilities to light…

*

*

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this would be my boy

*

*

April 1, 2015 at 12:45 pm 17 comments

one more step

~

~

it seems like only yesterday

when

i brought him into this world

~ now ~

he is one step closer

to conquering it.

~

~

November 16, 2014 at 10:09 pm

once upon a time…

*

i remember when Power Rangers ruled the world

and

light sabers were the toy of choice ~

*

Batman socks were not allowed to be washed

and

Darth Vader capes had to be worn.

*

hours were spent on the couch watching Star Wars

~ every movie ~

chapters one through six

and

we could never get enough of a T-Rex

eating everything in its midst.

*

~ now ~

it is about fantasy football,

college entrance exams

and

apps to download,

making some bucks

to buy some stuff

and

typing texts to friends upon friends.

*

*

yesterday,

he was my little baby ~

almost 9 lbs of sweet and cuddly coos

with barely a hair on his head,

chunky little cheeks

and

two eyes full of baby blue.

*

today,

he is 5′-11″,

long and lean with an athlete’s build,

two eyes of hazel,

muscular, hairy legs

and

in possession of some serious cooking skills.

*

I keep wondering when and how this all happened,

17 years

have come and gone,

but

what I do know for certain

is I could not be more proud,

of my baby boy

and

what he has become….

*

A_long_time_ago

once upon a very long time……

*

in the beginning

in the beginning…

*

at the present time

in cooking form – fave shorts, shirt, socks…

*

first day of work

Mr. Professional….

*

Happy Birthday Peyton!

My Little Man

~ Forever ~

*

 

 

 

October 26, 2014 at 5:35 pm 19 comments

Wise Words on a Wednesday

¦

¦

“You have to live life on the edge
or
otherwise
risk
getting stuck in the middle.”

¦

¦

~ my wise young soul ~ Jordan ~

¦

wise

words to a blubbering mom before getting on the train ~~~ to return to school

October 15, 2014 at 5:17 pm 11 comments

Wee Words Wednesday – forlorned…

°

was here,

now gone.

i miss him,

so

much

°

°

ahh

a quick visit…

°

October 15, 2014 at 3:00 pm 8 comments

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