Friday, May 14, 2010


I will never forget the day we met and clearly remember the very moment I first laid eyes on you. Cute as a button, not so sure about Nana (Nantie) and me and hanging close to Rosie (your first Foster Mommy). But you felt safe and warmed up quickly..

My heart melted.

In no time at all you became the Princess that reigns over all.. (even Cassie)..

No, it has not been an easy journey and we had our fair share of bumps in the road. Okay, pretty big pot holes .. but that is to be expected. My hope of hopes is your little soul will remember the good times and know we did our very best by you.

I don't know what I'll miss the most but hanging in our jammies on Saturday mornings will be one, for sure. I loved having my baby girl right by my side and not being rushed (okay, the sippy cup getting slammed on my keyboard and ruining my "r" .. not so much.. but everything else for sure-LOL).

You will spend time with your family today and tonight will be our last night together. Your newest journey begins (plane trip and all) but this time you're going home. For good. We know you will be cherished, safe, healthy and happy. Honestly, knowing how bright your future will be is what's getting me through this. I pray the Good Lord watches over you and your family and peace comes to your heart soon.

Ours, too.


Kristin said...

Oh thoughts and prayers are with you and Junebug today. Lots of {{{hugs}}} and love coming your way.

Marsha said...

Praying for you and sending hugs your way, Melissa. I'm crying with you, dear friend.

Ms.Christy said...

awww. I love you Melissa and I am praying for you.

Mama Melissa said...

bittersweet i'm sure... sending up prayers for you all.

Lavender Luz said...

Wishing that you've launched her into a life full of love and care and happiness.

And I'm thinking of your amazing heart, Melissa. Hugs to fill you up, especially this weekend.

Laurel said...

You have been so heavy on my heart this week. I'm praying for you...all of you!

I heart you, girl! xo


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