Cute As A Button
so you know: this has become one of my all-time favorite Kacie Pictures.
you recognize it. It was taken one year ago today, while you
your dad and
your brother and sister were enjoying the traditional
sombrero-and-sundae birthday celebration at Azteca. There's a
video that goes with it -- you can see it here
-- but the photo all by itself is a tiny work of
have a copy of it framed and sitting next to my pencil jar at work,
where I can study it and smile over it and field compliments about it,
right and left. (Just this afternoon, in fact, one of the maintenance
guys in my office looked at the picture and said "Wow! She's
as a button!" If he weren't twice your age --
half your IQ -- I might have given him your phone
I love this photo because it manages to capture so many of
things I love about you:
your style, your humor, your sass, your vibrance of spirit.
You are the most uniquely alive person I have
Plus the Maintenance Guy is right. You ARE cute as a button
... inside and out.
I love you, Kacie!
Watching Mommy Cope
Watching The Tots
It Was Twenty Years
Ago Today (Reprise)
I Told You?
to throw a rock?