I know

June 13th, 2011

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I know that God’s plan is perfect.

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I know His spirit children are meant to come to earth in tiny bodies.

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I know they are meant to be adored.

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And cherished.

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And protected.

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I know they are meant to grow.

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And become very round.

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And chubby.

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I know they are meant to pull off their socks.

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Two feet at a time.

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I know they are meant to laugh.

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And feel the love of their families.

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I know they are meant to delight their parents with incredible hair.

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And sprout endearing vampire teeth.

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And light up with joy at the little things.

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I know they are meant to be expressive.

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And charming.

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I know they are meant to climb the growth charts at the doctor’s office.

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I know they are meant to become big brothers.

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With absolute adoration.

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And overflowing enthusiasm.

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And I know…

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that eventually…

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… my little baby is meant to turn two.

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But it still hurts my heart.

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And it still makes me cry.

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5 Comments

Melissa | 6/13/2011 10:02 pm

What a beautiful post, and what beautiful pictures. :) They do grow up a little too fast, don’t they?? I always have such mixed feelings while watching my babies grow up…on the one hand I’m so proud of everything that child is learning and accomplishing…but on the other hand I wish I could just find the “pause” button and hang onto their little-ness just a while longer. Or to be able to hit “rewind” and visit that phase once again. sigh…

Happy Birthday, Scooters!! :)

 
Melissa | 6/13/2011 10:05 pm

OH! And the pictures with him pulling his socks off really made me giggle – SO adorably funny! And am I the only one amazed at how stretchy socks are?? :D

 
Vicki | 6/14/2011 9:27 am

Brought back memories of adorable Scooters growing up…but then growing up is part of the plan. Glad you fully understand the great value of caring for a child.

 
Suzanne | 6/14/2011 6:32 pm

Happy Birthday Scooters surely you cannot be 2 yet.

 
Jesse | 6/16/2011 3:58 pm

It goes so fast. What a cute little guy!

 

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