Five years. How long I've had the honor of struggling, shrugging, and settling into this role.
Five years. The numbers of years I have woken up and said good morning to this little face.
Five years that I have gotten to know this sweet, silly, intense and wonderful person.
You want to please, succeed at school, and have affirmation from those around her.
Her fifth birthday she asked for a Paw Patrol party. We invited a small group of friends and met at a new splash pad north of town. Nan came by with a gift, and Papa and Lolo met us there. The storm clouds shut down the splash pad but the kids loved it anyway! They played, ran, slid, played on the playground and the clouds kept us all cool.