Sunday, May 10, 2009

Sowing the Seeds of Love

Seven-year-olds' sentiments on Mother's Day can make a Mama's year.

The inscription on Darren's gift of grown-from-seed herbs? "My mother is special because she's the best mom in the universe!" Of course within two hours of receiving the precious planting, a bout of inappropriate behavior earned him a trip to his room for some introspection. Needless to say, the words upon the basil were duly---vociferously---retracted. Think it may be a wise "no take-backs" idea to trace the now windowsill-residing words in Sharpie.
Happy Mother's Day, Mamas!
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PS - Tomorrow is Makes My Monday! Bet some of Sunday's celebrations are kicking your week off right. Revel in---and share---the love!


Savvy Little Women - Kate said...

So sweet! Hope you had a great Mother's Day!

Terra said...

you know, my husband tried the "it's mothers day, lets be on our best behaviour..." HA. I think he ruined it right there!

It is ok, we are loved, they are kids and sharpies rock.

LauraC said...

Happy mother's day!

Barbara Manatee said...

Happy Mothers Day!

My best gift today? (aside from the flowers and hand made gifts!) was that Daddy changed 99% of today's diapers! woo hoo!! ;-)

cat said...

Cute Cheryl! Hope the rest of you rday was great.

Barbara Manatee said...

I'm playing along for MMM!

CC said...

No take backs for sure!!