Sunday, May 9, 2010

for you i am always grateful.

i am going to take this opportunity to say thank you to my mum.
thank you for life.
for birding.
for taking me to the MET at such an early age.
for sharing.
for laughter.
for your principles.
for your patience.
for your intellect.
for opening doors i would have never seen.
for growing with me.
for your beauty.
for being fair.
for teaching me about the environment (a green mom about 30 years before the term was invented)
for walks in the woods and jack in the pulpits.
for associating me with flowers.
for your support.
for being fun to shop with.
for matching YSL's garden.
for teaching me the importance and value of solitude and quiet time.
for being such a good writer;)
for goofing around.
for that camel burger that was beyond delicious.
for love.
for coming with me on my smoke breaks.
for being such a great listener.
for teaching me to chew with my mouth closed.
for your unending generosity.
for those poached eggs last weekend...they taste so much better when you make them.for being the best travel buddy-our jaunts through new mexico, india, madrid, morocco, anguilla, bequia, and all the other far reaching destinations we've visited are memories i will hold dear for always.
NAMASTE, MUMSA.. i look forward to our many adventures to come!!!
p.s. thank you again for my favorite ice skating gear...+ for letting me borrow your grandmothers mink....
you are the best and i love you to bits!!!


Megan said...

So sweet. Your mom sounds awesome :)

wool and misc said...

you brought tears to me eyes!

turner said...

does your mom want to adopt a chinese baby girl, aka me??