“There is nothing wrong with you at all if while cleaning the nursery in a few months, you tear up throwing away the nasal aspirators because your big girl can blow her nose all by herself. These milestones come out of nowhere.”
“Sometimes I think, ‘Let me hock it and take you to Europe.'”
– my husband
(speaking about my engagement ring)
“Always read stuff that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.”
– P.J. O’Rourke
The messiest part of this untidy world is within my own heart. Seeing that– that’s when things get real.
Thank God for grace in the mess.
– Winnie-the-Pooh, via A. A. Milne
And some trivia: A Latin translation of the Winnie-the-Pooh stories (Winnie Ille Pu) is the only book in Latin to have made it on the NY Times bestseller list. (Reference)
“…What do you have that you did not receive? If then you received it, why do you boast as if you did not receive it?”
– 1 Cor. 4:7b (ESV)