Friday, March 8, 2013

The Little Things

As busy mothers, sometimes it is hard to pick out the little things that make us happy on a daily basis.  We are running kids to school, feeding the baby, cleaning the house, making dinner, go, go, go all day long.  But we should all stop to see these little things, that while they may seem insignificant in a passing moment, are truly what our happiness is made of. :)
Here's what I stopped to smile at this week...
A happy baby at his two month doctor's appointment.  All smiles! 
...That is, until those crummy shots to the leg.  {sniff!} Made me so sad for this little man.
A wonderful husband who brings me flowers for no reason at all...
except to let me know he loves me. :)
 As a self-proclaimed TV addict, catching up on The Vampire Diaries was very happy for me this week.
{That is, until one of my favorites got killed.  Not cool, not cool at all.}
 Coffee.  {Need I say more?}  It's what gets me through the morning. :)
 Baby smooches!!! :)
{and for momma keeping it real with my crummy hair, roots and all, no makeup, looking like total crap.  A day in the life, people. ;) }
 Family game night!
{Seriously, who knew Risk could be so much fun?  And so addicting?}
 It was Andrew and my first time playing!  John was quite the teacher of world domination.
 One smart little cookie that I have raised.
Andrew got an A+ on his report about Teddy Roosevelt.  Go Andrew!!!!
You sure know how to make a momma proud. :)
What made you smile this week? :)
*Linking up with Falling for Friday :) Love her blog!!!
*Also linked to a new blog I just discovered. High Five for Friday! :)


Kelly Westover said...

Yes! The little things are what make it all worth it. Those precious moments, that sweet cup of tea, or that gentle 'I love you'.

Thank you for sharing and linking up with us on Falling for Friday!

just love // kelly

Lish Hummel said...

Ah! Sometimes I need a reminder to stop and appreciate those everyday things :)Happy Friday!
Lish @ Imprintalish

Mary De Bastos said...

RISK!!!!! OH yeah! Those were the days. I miss that game. I've not played it in more than a decade! I might need to buy it!

Anonymous said...

I've never played Risk either - thinking I need to try it out! That coffee looks perfect - heading to the kitchen to make some now. Love finding you and your little cutie from Falling For Friday! Have a wonderful weeked!

Dawnelle @ JustDawnelle said...

Oh risk... haha that brings back some memories from my childhood that is for sure! haha Thanks for liking up with us on Falling for Friday!!

Emily said...

the little things matter most! we have the zig-zag rug too, totally love it!! have a wonderful weekend!

ps. you so do NOT look like crap.

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