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Ten Things Motherhood Taught Me...


I could not resist this linkup with Erin over at Simple Purposeful Living.  So, here we go with lots of pictures cuz, well, I love pictures.


  1.  When they are young, they can really capture your heart & not let go.


  2.  The being tucked into bed every night was VERY necessary.


  3.  Never borrow anything to a teenager cuz chances are you won't get it back in the same condition or get it back at all.


  4.  You'll miss the hand holding in the parking lots.


  5.  Moms cry in their beds at night too.


  6.  Sticking to your guns & following through with consequences are hard.


  7.  Sometimes, a little space is good.



  8.  I don't remember ANYTHING from math.


  9.  Tough love does work & they will know who to come to when things are tough.


  10.  Giving birth does not make you a mother, being there makes you a mother.


Love you, Kaylee Jo
& Regan Emma!

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  1. You have definitely learned a lot that rings true to me too! I can definitely relate and I sure don't remember my math either!

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    1. Oh, math is the worst! I hated it when I was in school & I hate it now. Blah! Ha, ha!

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  2. Love this post. Every single one is on point.

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    1. Awe, thanks! I thought so too. :)

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