Letters to my Sons… #1
Truth is you are usually too much for me…
Your high-octane energy, simply put, exhausts me.
Everyday, at some point in the day, I find myself shaking my head and wondering how I can keep going.
There are three of you after all. And you need so much, seemingly all of the time.
Sometimes I just wish I understood you all just even a little bit.
For example: Why is everything better with a sound effect? Why does noise not bother you and in fact the louder the better seems to be your motto? Are bodily functions really that funny to you?
But, when I’m not frozen by my confusion I am overwhelmingly amazed by you!
All ready you have shown me more strength and courage than I think I’ve been able to muster up my entire life. Your boldness to embrace the unknown adventure which to you is in fact every day life. The curious way you are discovering every little thing around you in this great big world.
The strength you find inside of yourself to notice when you just need a cuddle from me in the midst of your conquering. HINT: I’ll take those cuddles anytime you need! I need them too! Already, inside your small bodies is an enormous heart and a tenacious spirit.
God has created you with a warrior bravery and it’s incredible.
So, I guess at the end of the day, what I’m trying to say is.. Thanks!
Thanks for letting me learn right along side you! Thanks for protecting me from the bad guys and keeping me on my toes.
I promise to keep praying us through this whole journey and even when I’m frustrated and confused I’m loving every bit of you!
I’m so glad I get to be