Shannon Philpott-Sanders

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching, Parenting

Smiles, Tears, and Dirty Terry

DirtyTerryAs a parent, you will do just about anything to see your child smile. We sit through endless hours of dance lessons, cub scout meetings, soccer practices, and choir concerts. We pick out kid-friendly meals, buy over-priced Hollister shirts, and drive our kids to and from friends’ houses every weekend. It’s a small price to pay for the smiles that light up our kids’ faces.

I always said that I would draw the line with pets, specifically reptiles. But, I’m a sucker for smiles and so I caved – resulting in Dirty Terry. Continue reading

October 9, 2009 Posted by | Blog, Parenting, Reflecting | , , , , , | Leave a comment