“Mommy, jump, too!” she said as she pulled my hand.
It was rainy for a while today, and forced to retreat inside for a bit, my daughter found a piece of bubble wrap from a freshly delivered package. Always one to make her own fun, she began to jump on it as I laughed.
I sat and watched her for a few minutes before she reached down and grabbed my hand and said “Mommy, jump, too!” And so I did and we danced and jumped and it was a perfect three minutes of my day.
In life with a very busy and often trying toddler, these moments really make me stop and remember that this is the little girl who makes me laugh and whose sense of adventure–even so very young–pushed me further on my own journey. Continue Reading