Saturday, February 23, 2013

10

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i'm not sure how it's possible i have a 10 year old. 
but i do.
isn't he the cutest?
i might love him even more because he saw these little chocolate cakes at TJs and requested them for his birthday dessert. therefore rescuing me from doing any baking.

what can i say about my first born?
he is amazing. so compassionate. he feels things very deeply.
but he also cracks me up on a daily basis. do your kids tell you the latin root of words they see on billboards or sprinkle presidential facts into every day conversation?
no? that's weird.
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his gifts included this fun old stamp book i found at Attic17, legos, candy, money for our trip to D.C. and that little wooden box is a calligraphy set. yes, a real calligraphy set. please pray i can keep the bottles of ink away from the little ones.
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he must take after me a little because he really knows how to stretch out a birthday.
after celebrations at both grandparents' {is this the correct use of an apostsrophe? i hate that}we took a trip to disneyland.
thankfully we had help getting there or we might have had to take out a small loan.
have you been there lately??
CHA-CHING! shame on you disney.

will,
i am blessed to be your momma. you are smart, funny, loving and all around interesting.
God made you just right and i couldn't be more proud of the young man you are becoming.
i love you.

and because sometimes friends just say it better...
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2 comments:

Bekah Frisk said...

Aww! Happy Birthday to your little guy!

He sounds pretty rad to have such a unique taste in presents, in a world of DS..'s? hehe That's amazing!

And Disneyland?! Ah! I love it there so much, but oi the highway robbery from toys to churros...truly, shame Disney! ;0)

Emily said...

10!! wow! happy birthday sweet boy!