My amazing twins turned 8 on Saturday. Wow, that happened when I blinked. The time has gone SO fast! I only remember snippets of when they were babies, but I remember very clearly the pregnancy and the preparation - practical and mental - for the arrival of TWO babies.
Every single day I look at them and marvel at the amazing little people God decided to trust me with - how humbling! My little dreams come true!
Jacob is a leader - a born leader. Its just who God made him to be. What a huge responsiblity to parent a child like this. To teach him that leaders are kind, to teach him how to make tough decision, and to teach him how to lead with love. Thank God we have the example of Jesus to follow! He also loves to draw us pictures and write us stories and read them to us :0)
As these 11 cherubs were racing around our house slamming doors, chasing each other and screaming, Andy turned to me and said - do you see now why I don't think the movie Cheaper By The Dozen is funny - LOL!
Here are the invitiations I made for their party - I cased them and changed them a little bit from the SU idea book and catalogue:
Jacob's were red:
Go hugs the little people in your life that make your dreams come true!