Choosing Connection: My Gratitude Photo Journal

I have watched Kris’s transformation as a parent.  I do not think he will mind me saying that he had no idea how his life was going to change once we had a child.  In fact, I do not think he believed it would.

Couple that with a wife who does not back down and whose own views of parenting were turned upside down, and my poor husband was in for quite a ride.  Like most dads though, he always wanted what was best for our children and he trusted their mother.

Today, I am grateful for:

A daughter who loves her dad,

and a father who is madly in love with his children.

For a father who always “needs” a hand,

and who never runs out of strength.

For encouraging projects to take longer,

and insisting that comfort always be given.

Today I am grateful for the father of my children, who has chosen connection… over and over again.

Happy Father’s Day Kris!

 

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6 Replies to “Choosing Connection: My Gratitude Photo Journal”

  1. Absolutely love this! Your kids are adorable and so is your husband. I love the pictures, all that love and comfort – and I love being reminded of all the good daddys out there.

    • Elena,

      That is one of my all time favorites. I remember the moment so clearly… thinking of how Owen was experiencing the moment! Thank you for visiting!

  2. Such a sweet tribute to your husband. I love this, especially the one with the drill.

    • Jennifer,

      There is something about a parent taking time from the completion of their project to teach their child, isn’t there? Thank you so much for stopping by.