Happy Mother’s Day

Dear Mom, Happy Mother’s Day.

Thank you for being the best mom I could have ever asked for.

Thank you for making me laugh.

for singing karaoke with me when I was little.fullsizeoutput_21c3for being silly.

for letting me live out my dreams.

for letting me steal your clothes, and then stealing mine.fullsizeoutput_21cafor being adventurous.

for cooking your french toast on the weekends.

for picking me up at 2am from a cheer trip.fullsizeoutput_21e3for taking me on road trips.

for answering my call at 5am when I’m crying at an airport just needing some comfort.

for not getting annoyed when I call you every other day.fullsizeoutput_21e6for smiling with your eyes (just like me).

for having the best laugh ever.

for buying me those awful T.V. dinners (that God knows why I loved) when I was a kid.fullsizeoutput_21e8for letting me keep the cat. five times.

for watching the premier of Hannah Montana with me.

for always encouraging me.fullsizeoutput_21e9for being such a good friend to everyone.

for taking me on trips with you.

for always proofreading my papers in high school.fullsizeoutput_21ecfor being a mom to not just your own kids.

for not freaking out after you found out I got a tattoo.

for being such a good role model.fullsizeoutput_21effor loving your family.

for not just being my “student advisor”, but for being my “life advisor”.

for letting me have ridiculously themed birthday parties.fullsizeoutput_21f0for watching Kyle and I grow up.

for taking care of my cat when I’m gone.

for putting okra pickles in my Christmas stocking (I LOVE them).fullsizeoutput_21f1for loving Steak n’ Shake as much as you do.

for telling me I’m smart enough.

for letting me stay up an extra hour on Thursday nights so I could watch “E.R.” with you.fullsizeoutput_21fdfor, well again, letting me keep the cat.

for working hard at everything you do.

for giving me the best childhood.fullsizeoutput_21fffor supporting me in everything I do.

for loving Pepsi so much.

for always knowing what’s best.fullsizeoutput_2202for loving my best friend as much as I do. (also how funny is the stick figure Jamie’s boyfriend drew of me hahah)

for always giving me good advice.

for giving me the best life.

Thank you, truly, for being the best mom ever. I wish I could be there to celebrate with you, to give you the biggest hug in the world, but it will just have to wait. I don’t tell you enough how much I appreciate every little thing you do for me, but just know that I am so unbelievably grateful. You are the best mother, wife, and friend, and I hope you know how much you are loved. Happy Mother’s Day, Mom. I love you.