As a public school child in the 70’s, my Valentine’s Day often ended in tears. I remember digging into my optimistically large brown paper bag in first grade to find only three envelopes, even though my mother had insisted I fill out mass-produced cards for every child in my class. “No one likes me!” I […]
In case I was ever worried about Zoe’s self esteem:
Me: Zoe, what do you think Rosie (a friend from pre-school) would like for her birthday?
Zoe: A big picture of me when I was a baby. In a heart.
After a considerable amount of eye rolling, Ella suggested that Rosie might prefer a princess costume. But just in case….
Happy Birthday, Rosie!