We were sitting on the floor – me, cross legged and she in my lap – drawing on the chalkboard wall.

As I wrote the letters, she called them out:

 

L – O – V – E

 

“What does that spell?” I asked.

“Mommy!” she said.

I just smiled, writing that word next. As before, she named the letters as I drew.

 

M – O – M – M – Y

 

Again, I asked, “What does that spell?”

“LOVE!” she exclaimed, so pleased with herself for knowing the answer.

 

Yes, sweet girl. She’s right, after all.

Love is mommy, and mommy is love.

 

chalkboard

Leave Some Comment Love