Tag Archives: Children

Twenty Eight Candles

  Twenty eight years ago today, on a Wednesday, I birthed my son. I swaddled and cuddled him until that boy wiggled free. I only knew how to love him, not so much to catch him. Twenty-eight years of loving … Continue reading

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Little Crew

Little cherub, cuddly and pure, chastity glistens in your baby blues. Sweet baby, soft little lamb, innocence, trusting, Love won’t fail you. Telling smile, love has ahold; while Momma’s waiting Jesus stays close. No fear in bright little eyes, swaddled … Continue reading

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Toddler Wonder

Smiling at the glisten of wonder gleaming in the toddler’s eyes, he has no expectations of blunder no concept of foolish or wise. He’s eagerly accepting of guidance from those whose love he’s known, Love from the vastness of the … Continue reading

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Babes

Babes to mothers… how swiftly the years tick by. I was looking at your sweet face and then looking into your son’s eyes. Those eyes… they are like twinkling joy pumps. Those reaching arms are heart warmers, and that wide … Continue reading

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Childlike Faith

He looked up at me, reached for my hand, and melted my heart. Young boy, so unscathed by the ways of the world. You accepted a few moments of my guidance, and it has been so long….   When I … Continue reading

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DRESS SHOPPING

Shopping for a wedding dress for your “baby girl” is a one time event that seemed surreal today.  It is suddenly hard to grasp the reality that she is old enough to decide to marry.  There were moments today of … Continue reading

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LITTLE THINGS

Today was emotional and I spent a good deal of my evening entrenched in thought. Reflective thought often stirs emotions as it touches upon individual memories. Sights, sometimes sounds, and even fragrance awaken in our senses as the synapses fire. … Continue reading

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