I’ve been knocked down, almost knocked out, had my feet stomped on countless times, and even had a piggy-back ride choke me to the point of seeing stars. All of this from two little people who love me so much they simply can’t stay off me. Their hearts would break if they realized how many injuries I have sustained in this job of raising them. Despite all these bumps, bruises, cuts, and scrapes, I can say with my whole heart that my kids have healed me much more than they’ve hurt me.
Mom enjoys the ritual of hand-me-down clothes with her daughter.
I needed to be reminded that sometimes the answer really is that simple.
By Kim Bongiorno. He’s such a light, joyful, laugh-out-loud kind of kid that seeing this sketch of sadness was like a punch in the gut.
By Kim Bongiorno. Everything stopped because of his laughter.
She had to sit on her hands, she was so excited.