Because who doesn't like getting a 7:07 phone call in the morning to say "your cows are out" whilst your in the middle of fixing your daughters' hair, plus your own, cooking breakfast, and making lunches. No big deal. I got this...#ithink #itsthekintagirlinme #kidsthekiotiwontstart #itsgoingtobeaterrifictuesday #crazyfarmlife Side note: Syd was a little put out with me that I couldn't get the Kioti started...must have been the eye roll that told me.
I've been quite overwhelmed with emotions this week. Turning 40 is something I've been actually looking forward to. My life has had it's fair share of ups and downs and if I could have given my 30 (or younger) year old self some advice, this is what I would have said. [That is, if she would have listened.]
Today we celebrate Sydney Caroline Shelton. Twelve years ago this little 6lb 2oz bundle of love came 4 weeks early; the reason according to her doctor, "She was ready." And ever since then, her personality has blossomed full bloom and 'color'. Her love and kindheartedness toward animals, (hence the nickname Animal Whisperer) and insects of the sorts, came at a very early age. She wouldn't even let me smash the foot long centipedes found near the house. Her current dream, @cassiebshelton