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Thursday, June 24, 2010

My Handful.

I was at the edge of our group at the parade so to my left was an older couple that were strangers to me.

We exchanged a few chuckles and smiles about miscellaneous parade happenings but stuck to ourselves. The gentleman and his wife started leaving a few floats away from the end.

"You've sure got your hands full with that boy." He said to me.

I smiled and nodded in agreement because I know.

I wanted to tell this man who just told me my four year old is a handful all the great and wonderful things about him.

And I also wanted to tell him if only everyone were as blessed. Because to me, my hands may be full (and not just because of my 4 year old) but my heart is simply overflowing.


Dancin'.

Dancin'.

Henry dancing at parade.

Dancin'.

More dancin.
My handful doing his thing at the parade Tuesday night.

5 Comments:

Blogger The Bishops said...

Samara -
It's so funny that you wrote this. I get this A LOT - "wow - you've got your hands full!". And yes, there are days when I FEEL like I have my hands full, but I am always SO thankful that I have these two incredible boys to love! We're really lucky aren't we?

June 25, 2010 at 8:14 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yes he is a handful but the joy he puts in all of our hearts is so worth it !!
Love the picture's H is just getting down..
I love You All
Auntie Laurie.

June 25, 2010 at 8:56 AM  
Blogger Anna said...

You've got the cutest handful of anybody I know! Seriously...

Hoping all is well!

June 25, 2010 at 3:19 PM  
Blogger Erin said...

Your hands may be full, but so is your heart!

June 25, 2010 at 5:19 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

nice post. thanks.

November 9, 2010 at 7:48 PM  

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