Tag: Luke

Luke is EIGHT

Dear Luke,  E I G H T. I can’t believe you are 8 years old today. I am so so so SO proud of you. I don’t even know where to begin. Luke, you are truly the best big brother. Anyone who knows you can feel that within a few minutes. Anyone who…


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Lucky #7 for Luke!

Dear Luke, Today you turned 7 years old. Lucky #7 for my oldest son. Where do I even begin with you? It was a snowy day in Birmingham when you were born. It doesn’t snow often in Alabama, so even a light dusting had everyone a little freaked out. I was induced with…


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You are SIX!!!!!!

Dear Luke,  You are the one who made me a mother 6 years ago today. I can say with complete honesty, it is my favorite job and greatest adventure.  Now, where do I begin with you?  Luke, you are a very very special child. Of course, all mothers think that about their children…but…


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Happy 5th Birthday, Luke (I’d be lost without you)

I’d be lost without you. Today we celebrate you, on your 5th birthday. You are such a beautifully complex individual, it’s hard for me to even find a place to start. 


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I blinked. And you turned 4.

I blinked. And you turned 4. Your curiosity and kindness amaze me. Your inquisitiveness keeps me on my toes, constantly searching for more logical answers to your tough questions. “Why does the sun shine in the winter if it’s cold outside?” “What exactly is a year, mommy?” You are extremely mechanical and love…


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Cutting Samson’s Hair

I’m sorry, son. I loved your golden locks too. And, if by me taking the scissors to your mane causes you to lose your super baby strength…I’ll find a way to repay you. But, your hair was outta control. I’m a big fan of blue jeans, t-shirts, and a baseball caps for little…


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