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Mothers Day

God has blessed me with an amazing mom. I don't have the words to tell you all how blessed I am. My mom is my rock, one of my dearest friends, she is solid, so giving, she has one of the most beautiful souls. If you know her, you know what I am talking about. It was great to spend some time with her yesterday and celebrate the amazing mom she is.

It was my first mothers day. It didn't turn out to what I had in my mind but that's ok. The joy I received was the love from Kate. We snuggled in bed which is my favorite. She laid her head on my tummy and watched her cartoons while Chris made breakfast. The rest of the day was not as peaceful. Not going to lie, I was bummed out. I was looking forward to one day of rest, having someone else make lunch, I just wanted to feel treasured. Don't get me wrong, I know that my husband loves me and treasures the wife and mom I am. The Lord reminded me last night of the treasure that I am to Him. That means more than anything.
I hope all my other momma friends had a great day that was filled with sweet blessings.
Being a mom is not an easy job. It's tough, exhausting, messy, self-less & expensive BUT...it is the best, most rewarding and fulfilling job out there. No doubt.

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yummy homemade carmel frap I made

my new kicks :)

momma

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