Saturday, July 22, 2017

Letter to 4 Year Old Gracie June

Dear 4 Year Old Gracie June,

HAPPY 4TH BIRTHDAY MY SWEET GIRL!

Is it really already your birthday AGAIN??? Quote from our favorite movie "No, no, no, it can't be. I precisely remember, your birthday was last year". UGH!!! Time is going by way too fast for this Mama! You have grown so much this year and have learned a TON! We are so stinkin' proud of you and the little lady you're becoming. You have such a big heart and you love to share with everyone. You know how to make everyone feel so special and loved.

Some fun facts about you as you turn 4:
Favorite color: you've changed it to pink, but for half of the year it was purple
Favorite movie: Trolls, Boss Baby, Secret Life of Pets, Tangled
Favorite TV shows: Masha and Bear, Barbie Dream House, My Little Pony
Favorite foods: chicken nuggets, pizza, ice cream sandwiches (just recently)
Best Friends: Ella Kate and Ava

Some fun memories from this past year:

First day of preschool for you at Ford Academy.




First RHHS football game.


You started gymnastics for the first time in August 2016 and LOVE it!


I love this because it shows your love for dress up and ALL things imaginative!


You were the best soccer sister around!!!


You went to your first GA National Fair.


 Your first gymnastics leotard


Your school pictures





Dress up for school


Pumpkin patch


Halloween




You went to your first baby shower and it was for Aunt Sissy


You went with Mommy to the Richmond Hill Christmas Parade



You were a donkey in your school Christmas program






We love visiting cousins


Botanical Gardens


Our tiny tree in our rental this year


Dress up for everyone and tea for those who participate!


You LOVE your baby Ray


You became Mommy's youngest brand rep :)


You have your Daddy's personality!




I painted your nails then you painted mine! And that will be the last time that ever happens!


You showed love to one of the MOST LOVING woman that I have ever met! I hope you will never loose that ability that you have to make others smile and feel so special!



Pedicures with Ella Kate


You made your first pizza






Then you became the best baseball sister too!


You can be a grump and everyone knows it!


But this smile makes up for all those grumpy moments for sure!


You loved hunting eggs this year



You went to Daytona Beach for the first time for spring break.





You went to Jacksonville Zoo for the first time




 You make me feel special!



Last day of preschool


comparison photo


You love your Nanny



You loved seeing the cows


2nd haircut ever!







Workout partners!!!



Your 4th birthday party






You and Nona on 4th of July



You started doing YouTube toy reviews because you asked to


Amelia Island










You went to your first ever cheer camp at RHHS




You are an AMAZING little girl! When I had you, all of my childhood dreams came true. I am so blessed to be your mommy. I can't wait to see all the adventures that you encounter this next year! I love you to the moon and back Gracie June!!!!! God truly made you unique and special and I know you will move mountains!

Love,
Mommy