Happy Birthday Little Stink…

For most people, this day is the 10th anniversary of one of the worst days in this country’s history. A day filled with mourning, reliving the pain and loss. While I still am saddened by the tragic loss of life that day, for me this day is the celebration of one of the best days of my life. This particular day, I said goodbye by my high spirited 3 year old toddler, and hello to a 4 year old boy whom I love more than he will ever know.

No one truly prepares you for the day you realize your baby boy you have waited your whole life for, is no longer a baby. Or even a toddler. Today he enters boyhood. It’s not like he turned 4 and grew 13 inches…oh, no. This was even worse. Call it denial, or just the peaceful way “three” rolled off the tongue….but between yesterday and today, I am a wreck.

Happy Birthday to my 4 year old BOY! I love you more than I could have ever fathomed. You are my sunshine and I am so blessed by your precious life. Your daddy and I are a little, (ok a lot), behind in the video department, but I wanted to share a sweet little video Stink made for your 1st Birthday. I love you more than life, and always will.

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  • Reply StylishDish September 12, 2011 at 10:28 pm

    What a beautiful video. Thank you so much for sharing it. Lil Stink is such a cutie — he will always be your little boy.xoxox

  • Reply Michelle September 14, 2011 at 10:55 pm

    Thank you Michele! You are such a sweet friend. xo

  • Reply Shelley September 21, 2011 at 6:58 pm

    Ahhh, so sweet. Miss him lots.

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