Not having a birthday is so much better.
Today I decided to stop trying to be everything and decided to just be.
There was a lot of stuff that needed to get done that didn’t get done. Tons.
But when I tucked my girls in bed, my nine-year-old said to me,
“Today seemed like the days we had when daddy was here, fun.”
I kissed her on the cheek and promised her tomorrow would be the same.
My husband has been deployed to the Middle East for 274 days. These are my real thoughts expressing my heart during his absence. I appreciate your prayers and kind words as we cope, adapt, and carry on without him until August 2014. To read from the beginning, click here.