Today you turn THREE years old.
This past year brought you so many new, fabulous, exciting adventures.
You mastered the art of conversation.
You discovered the overwhelming beauty of using your imagination.
You learned how to play with your toys like a big boy. CRASH, BAM, BOOM, ZOOM!
You became my GREAT artist and ask everyday if you can paint a new picture.
You learned what Laredo was and asked to go there over and over and over again because Uncle lives there.
You saw your first big boy movies (How To Tame Your Dragon, and Toy Story 3, and Tangled)
You learned what Okapi's and other beautiful and exotic animals are.
You saw the long, beautiful, winding roads of Texas.
You made delightful new friendships.
You discovered the art of backtalk.
You learned how to say your prayers and thank God for his wonderful love.
You determined that you LOVE the Frio River, but feel undecided about the icky sand at the beach.
You learned that you were going to be a big brother!
And you welcomed the news with GREAT joy!
You became proficient with the iPhone Toddler applications.
You got to meet your cousin Alex who lives overseas and you LOVE him.
You became best friends with Buzz & Woody & Slink & Hamm & Mr.&Mrs. Potato head & Jesse & Bullseye :)
When your baby brother came, you were ecstatic and have become the BEST big brother in the whole wide world.
You made your mommy and daddy so pleased by the joy that you share with the world around you.
You are a big boy, now and the world is at your fingertips!
Keep exploring, keep asking big questions, and let's see what this new year of adventure brings to you!
Happy Birthday, my little love.
Mommy & Daddy