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Can I really care this much about flooring and faucets? Apparently, I can.

Moving on

March is a hard month for our family. We’ve had a number of losses over the last few years, including one today. I am holding on to moments of sunshine, like when we took the kids over to the lot yesterday, and they spied two lizards scampering through the trees at the back of our soon-to-be yard. Never mind that most of the time they are too-cool kids now, wearing Old Spice Swagger and listening to whatever hipster music is popular while texting on their iPhones–show ’em some lizards in the woods, and they are still my sweet boys.

I am working to consciously remember today that it is those moments that matter, not what the colors of my new walls will be, or where I will put my favorite bookshelves. Just the image of my boys being brothers, watching two small lizards scurry up a tree in the early spring sunshine.Image

 

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