This week has been loaded with birthday fun,
and we aren't finished yet.
I don't think it is a coincidence that 3 of my grandchildren
have arrived this week, the week Kristen returned to heaven.
I believe it is a tender mercy.
As we approach the day of Kristen's passing we
Her life and the life of these precious children.
We continue to feel the influence of Kristen daily.
We know she is close and at times enjoying the same
celebrations as us.
With the recent passing of my mother, we still find ourselves
reaching for the phone to call her.
She was such a huge part of our lives.
We know that she too is near.
This little one turned 4.
She loves Minnie Mouse and dresses and purses.
She is a little sweetheart!
Yes, that's a Betsey Johnson handbag.
Photobomb courtesy of Jordan
The very next day this little guy celebrated his first birthday.
We took him to lunch, really we took ourselves to lunch.
He's been walking for about a month and has two cute teeth.
He is a complete joy!
more to come...