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Welcome to Sunday Citar!! Here’s where we all share a quote… a favorite, a new find, a laugh inducing or tear inducing quote you love this week. (Citar = to quote in Spanish)
“Who ran to help me when I fell, or kissed the place to make it well? ….My mother.” – Ann Taylor
I drove through a sleet soaked rain falling against a backdrop of black, not a twinkle visible, save the oncoming traffic and lights in the rear view, to my littlest running to the door in a roused greeting. His voice high-pitched and excited, carving an indelible impression on my heart as it rang out, “Mommy! Mommy! Mommy!” followed only a moment later by, “Diaper stinky. Brayden need bath.”
My mom asked if she could change his diaper to which his quick reply was, “No, mommy do it.”
And I did it.
At that point the weariness creeping up my legs from standing in heels for 11 hours before my hour drive home didn’t matter, it faded into the background. My life at that moment was him.
We sat cheek to cheek, his whispy lashes blinking across my skin, our breaths mingling to form one exhale before I laid him down to sleep… before I fell asleep.
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Tabitha has been named Tampa Bay's most influential mommy blogger and is the writer behind FreshMommyBlog.com as well as hosts her own online cooking show, KitchenWise . She has made appearances on Daytime TV and has been featured multiple times in print and online magazines, other blogs and websites. She's a sought after speaker and has represented many large brands as spokesmodel, including Mitsubishi Motors.
In her own words, "I want to live authentically with as much heart as I can muster, loving those around me to their fullest potential and biggest dreams. Yes, maybe a little dramatic, but living fiercely is part of my make up."