In so many, many ways, as I have been humbled to learn over the years - my son and my daughter are very, VERY different. I see it in a variety of ways. Talking, cleaning up, eating, writing, playing games, relationship with the Waffle, relationship with me. I could go on and on, but, no need. I'll just show you pictures that prove my point.
I asked the children to write their Thank You cards for the birthday gifts they received. Mallory's were a little late, but who's counting???
Here is what the boy wrote:
Here is what the girl wrote:
I was cracking up laughing when I saw the difference in the two cards. I don't know why I though it was so funny, it was just a perfectly good example of the difference between boys and girls.
I started this blog as an outlet for writing about the day to day events that make me who I am. I am happily married to a man whom I have known for more than half my life. We have a son and a daughter who both challenge and reward us every day.