Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Mother's Day

This is the sorta thing I look forward to on Mother's Day.

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Handmade stuffed with cotton puffy colorful hearts made with thought, crayons, staples and love.

And this,

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Words written by a 9 yr. old in pencil, thought out on her own.

And this,

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Words that say "I love you very (not just one very but two) very much", "You're the best mom ever". There's really nothing sweeter.

And then there's this,

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Her handwritten little nickname signature. Seriously, who could ask for more.

I cherish and save each and every one of my handmade gifts from my kids.

My son is 18 now and I miss these small but wonderful gifts of love. Which, makes me appreciate even more, the gifts my daughter brings to me.

Time passes so quickly and soon I won't have them from her either.

My eyes are blurry with tears, I can't see so I'll leave you with this.

Me and my kids....

Me & My Girl

My and My Boy


I hope you all had a FABULOUS Mothers Day!!!

Love,

13 comments:

  1. FINALLY!! :)

    Yay I found you! :) Looks like your Mommy's day was terrific!

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  2. I love that stuff too. You have such a beautiful family, so good too see you posting again. Glad I finally was able to get on.

    Now I have to ask how you linked your old address to your new address, I want to do that...

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  3. ha! there you are! So how are you my other self? :) I am better now but now Kadie has it...

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  4. OMGoodness, I coudn't find your blog and thought I had lost you forever. I didn't know you had changed it. But I'm glad I did some ivestigating and found you.

    Love your Mother's Day cards!! I always love the homemade stuff.

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  5. Happy Mother's day Keli! Love the new look and title!

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  6. very sweet, I get sad when I think about how fast Will is growing up too!

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  7. I love all the handmade stuff too! Brendan made me an ABC book of why I was the best mom! I love that he did it in pencil and that a lot of the words are spelled as they are heard...Something I will miss as they grow older! Love the pics of you and the kids! Hope you had a fabulous day!

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  8. So sweet! I love the handmade gifts too. This year Ladybug made me a necklace out of string and buttons! Of course I wore it all day long. I got so many compliments on it!

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  9. O.k. so here you are! Yay!

    I miss those sweet handwritten letters but my boys still write sweet notes on their cards which I cherish.

    Glad you had an awesome Mother's day!

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  10. o.k. I was just testing this out. I clicked on your name in my comment box and it took me right here. So all is well!

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  11. you are a great mom....i heart you very very much too...

    XXOOX
    ash

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  12. That is just priceless AND precious.

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