Category Archives: Let’s Reminisce and Reflect!

Happy 17th!!

Dear Jacob, I lose my breath often when I think about having less than 365 days until you are 18! Watching you grow up has came with great blessings, but realizing that it won’t be long until you achieve adult … Continue reading

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Happy 9th Birthday, Jayla

Dear Jayla, It’s hard to believe you are already 9 years old. I think I type something similar every single year as I write your birthday letter because time is not slowing down even though we wish it would every … Continue reading

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Life is Hard, but God is Good

Dear Grandma, I knew this day would come, but I’m not prepared. Even though I’ve wondered when this day would get here every day for the past several years, I’m still not ready. I’m not ready to say goodbye. I’m … Continue reading

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Happy 4th Birthday!

Hey Sweet Boy, It’s hard to believe you just turned 4!! The day before your birthday, you were so excited that the next day you were going to be turning four years old. You kept saying, “One more sleep until … Continue reading

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Happy 11th Birthday

Dear Abagail, Happy 11th birthday, girl! I can’t believe you are already 11 years old. Time is definitely going by way too quickly. It’s hard to imagine that over five years have passed since we first got to meet you! … Continue reading

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One Last Letter

Dear Papaw, When COVID first hit, I remember telling Jamie that I didn’t want our family to become a statistic because I didn’t know if I could handle our family looking different because of this virus. Truth is, as of … Continue reading

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Happy 7th Birthday, Ava!

Dear Ava, You are seven-years-old already!! Your birthday is so special because it’s on Christmas! Some people might not like a birthday on or near Christmas. But, you love it because you get to celebrate your birthday the same day … Continue reading

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Happy 9th B-Day Princess Alayla

Dear Alayla, How can you already be 9 years old? These past almost five years have really flown by. It seems like you should still be the cute feisty 4 year-old who I met in January 2016. You stole my … Continue reading

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Happy 14th Birthday, Rae Rae!

Dear Jaden Raeann, Wow! How are you already 14 years old? I really can’t wrap my mind around it. This morning, Facebook memories reminded me just how quickly time goes by. It seems like all the fun on your 4th, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Little Dinosaur

Dear Abel, We had so much fun celebrating you today! You had the best day playing with all your new dinosaurs. It is a rare occasion if you don’t have a dinosaur in your hand. You are a lot like … Continue reading

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