“I carry your heart (I carry it in my heart)”-e.e. cummings
How could I NOT share the most special Valentine I received this year from my favorite 6 year old? A few things to note- the marks by the heart’s hands are the motion of his hands flapping, that is his curly hair on top although it is colored in orange (which it is not) and he has eyebrows. Little CJ and I have shared a rocky journey but I love him more than anything and it’s small things like this that tell me that he knows it.
Chapter 2’s begins with our list of places we would love to go. This is quite the challenge because I really don’t like to venture very far! And yet, there are some places I would really love to see and here they are-
Italy, including Sicily
I really am content in my own little corner of the world but it’s always nice to dream, right?
No special reason for this post. It’s a crisp and sunny Saturday here in the Midwest and on mornings when the sun is shining so brightly as I look out my kitchen window that I’m tempted to slip on sunglasses inside the house, this song always comes to mind. If you grew up in the US around the same time I did, you need no explanation-
And if you aren’t familiar with The Brady Bunch, this popular tv series aired from 1969-1974. It went into syndication in 1975 and its reruns have been on the air ever since.