What Is The One Gift That My Children Want More Than Anything Else?

You don’t want to miss this one! So so true! ❤️

Motherhood Made Me Do It

When I buy my children bubble wands, they carry out legendary sword fights; dueling bubbles, battling blades.  When their warrior muscles grow weak, they shed their armor and transform into mild mannered scientists.  They spread their bubble mixture across the grass and sand, blending, mixing and creating potions filled with magic and wonder.

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When I buy my children sandbox toys, they set them aside in favour of rocks and sticks; the most authentic and trustworthy of childhood tools.  Their shoes are their buckets, their hands are ready scoops.  They are the builders and masons of the future.

When I buy my children expensive toys, they quietly tuck them away in order to make room for the boxes that they came in.  They discuss building plans and architectural style in earnest.  They become engineers, planning, designing and constructing the bridges, towers and highways of tomorrow.

If I give my children mud, they will build a…

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3 responses to “What Is The One Gift That My Children Want More Than Anything Else?

  1. You are so lovely! Thank you for sharing! ❤

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  2. Aww…. thank you. It just really spoke to me. These are things I’ve never been able to put into words myself. ❤️

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  3. Such kids are awesome unfortunately getting rare day by day

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