Mom—here is your Birthday card this year…
H is for: happiness
The happiness you share with others everyday.
A is for: appreciation
There is not a day that goes by that I don’t think about how much I appreciate who you are as my mother and friend and the life you have created for your family.
P is for: places
Places you have traveled near and far.
P is for: positive
Edith Wharton once said: “There are two ways of spreading light: to be
The candle or the mirror that reflects it.”
Mom, you shine and reflect your positivity to others. Thank you for passing this on.
Y is for: yummy
You are an incredible cook, and have helped me to learn to love and appreciate delicious food.
B is for: blessed
You have taught us through your own strong faith that everyday is a blessing.
I is for: interests
Interests and hobbies…gardening, bowling, cooking, tea, wine, traveling, golfing, spinning, the “farm” girls, family, Lucy, your business, bike riding, the beach, trip advisor, the Jets and Mets…
R is for relationships:
You have kept strong relationships through all of your life transitions…
T is for: thoughtful
You are thoughtful, always!
H is for: humor
Your stories and your laugh are infectious.
D is for: determined
You are determined to live the best life you can for yourself and your family.
A is for: ageless
Let’s cut to the chase…you could pass as our sister…however, let’s not forget your new soon to be role as…. Grandmother;)
Y is for: yearning
I am filled with compassion and a warm feeling when I am around you…
….always yearning for more time, more laughs, and more moments of joy…
Cheers to you mom, on your special day and always.