i am the mom who will stop what i am doing and read a book if i am asked /// i am the mom who sleep trains my babies /// i am the mom who cooks a different dinner if the child won't eat what has been cooked (insert sheepish look here) /// i am the mom with ice cold hands /// i am the mom who makes a big deal out of holidays, birthdays, and special events /// i am the mom who wishes i could just freeze time (sometimes for a nap, but mostly to soak up the precious moments of life) /// i am the mom who begs her small children to snuggle with her in the morning for just.five.more.minutes /// i am the mom the mom who stalks pinterest for fun activities and then actually does them /// i am the mom who uses scripture to battle any fear the enemy might throw my way /// i am the mom who will never be ok with vomit /// i am the mom who takes a gazillion photos and says "cheese?...look at me?...just one more i promise." /// i am the mom who thinks potty training is just plain awful /// i am the mom who refuses to let my kids jump on, or off, or over the couch (we have a trampoline for jumping} /// i am the mom who has to check on each and every kid before i go to sleep at night and just possibly steal a kiss or two. //// i am the mom who thinks bribing is a great parenting tool /// i am the mom who goes to bed feeling guilty some nights /// i am the mom who lets them skip school on their birthday (i may or may not also let them skip on siblings birthdays too) /// i am the mom who cringes at balloons and has issues with the ice cream man /// i am the mom who will miss these sweet baby faces and feels their childhood flying by and slipping through my fingers /// i am the mom who prays daily for protection, godly friends, and futures spouses /// i am the mom who prays for God to be evident in their lives and place a passion on their heart
i am the mom who squeezes my daughter hand tightly when she offers it b/c i know if a few years she will to cool to do so
i am the mom who's heart skips a beat every night when i say see you later alligator and in return i hear go-go crocodile
i am the mom who holds her sleeping baby just a little while longer b/c slowly she is growing to big for my lap
what kind of mom are you?
what kind of mom will you be?
what kind of mom did you have?
i hope everyone has a lovely and happy mother's day!