failures, heartaches, disappointments, yet somehow I know it will all be okay


we're men

"Do you want me to go in with you?" I asked as I dropped them off at the dance. This was Finn's first.
"NO!" Finn exclaimed. "We're men!"
And as he unbuckled himself from his booster seat, and he quietly admitted that he was a little nervous, I couldn't have felt more proud to send my two fine young men out into the world on their own.


we've reached stage smart ass

"Can I have the hot glue gun?" he asked.
"What do you need it for?" I asked back.
"For hot gluing," he smirked before grabbing the tool and heading to the basement.
I should have seen that coming.