The eldest left Friday afternoon for a 2 day church activity in Nashville. He was super excited and sent us several texts while there letting us know he was having a blast. (Un)lucky for me, they came back to the church (at 11pm) to spend the night (before getting up early the next morning to go again) and requested I bring him allergy/cold medicine. Again (un)lucky for me, I forgot to bring aspirin for his sore throat Friday night and he called me again (early) Saturday to run it up. Other than the fact that it is less than a mile from us, it was still 6 AM...and cold out! :( But you do it for your kids. (I did make daddy go get him that night when they got in at midnight! :)
Anyway, after he left on Friday, I happened to find a sheet of paper on the printer. It made me say wow. It made me smile and yet it made me want to cry. (Because no one wants to think of their child dying.) But it made me realize...in all our ups/downs, we ARE doing something right!
After editing this picture from yesterday, I decided to add his words to it. Pretty insightful for a