I Love My Son

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    I have an 8 year old son- my first born.

    Lately, he has been really into origami. He is constantly folding things from the time he wakes until bed time. Today he presented me with an origami ring with a heart shape for the "gem". It was an early Valentine's Day present. He hopes that when he proposes to his future...
    nonolover nonolover
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 10

    But sometimes I can't help

    but think I wish he was a girl, does that make me a bad person?
    Sarahmum78 Sarahmum78
    36-40, F
    12 Responses Nov 25, 2015

    Today I would like to tell u guys about my EP

    son.I met a guy a from my previous account, by the username of pandabearluke. For those that may not know Luke yet, he is a 22 year old man who has autism. He has a mentality of a child. I befriended him, and never thought I'd have such a beautiful friendship in the future. The...
    TheBlowersDaughter TheBlowersDaughter
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Nov 19, 2015

    He is 14, a great student,

    gifted athlete, handsome, polite, affectionate... pretty much the whole package :) No wonder I am so proud of him :)
    shannond87 shannond87
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 8, 2015

    So I sitting on the couch messaging people here

    and texting with a friend when I smiled at something funny. My son had been watching box trolls on TV and I thought not paying much attention to me when he says "momma, I like when you smile." Oh this boy just melts my heart away! :) :) :) I grab him and start giving him kisses...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2015

    My gorgeous son, knowing I've been a little bit

    stressed and down in the dumps lately, bought me this necklace with his own pocket money. Priceless! He is such a treasure. I wear it with great pride.
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Sep 10, 2015

    I love how it’s just the simple things

    that makes him laugh. All I'll do to make him laugh is throw a big blue ball up into the air. I try to look for ways to make him laugh every. single. day. No matter how bad my day is, all I have to do is hear that laugh and things are better. He's always had a fun personality. I...
    Buoyantwaters Buoyantwaters
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 18

    My Son And I...

    My son is like OXYGEN to me! Since his birth we've been INSEPARABLE in every way... THANK GAWD! He's a musician, athlete, dancer, deep thinker, sensitive, health nut, popular, GREAT kisser, romantic, honest to a fault and has given my life PASSION, MEANING, JOY and OPTIMISM! I...
    rollingbi rollingbi
    36-40, F
    8 Responses Sep 30, 2011

    i got a call from my 21 son mom i am in the

    hospital will you pick me up. of course i did but i am exhausted
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 25, 2015

    My 4 year old just told me,

    "you're the best mom, I love you!" Aww :')
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 6, 2015

    There's a part in Cars

    where they're tractor tipping, and the tractors moo like cows. My son gets so excited. He runs to the tv and points and gasps. I have to say "tractors" and moo. Then he immediately drops to his stomach and kisses the floor. I don't know what the hell this means, but I think he...
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Jun 3, 2015

    My child is always slightly insane,

    but he is taking it to a whole new level today! And he is giggling and squealing nonstop. I want him to quit being so crazy, because he's doing things he shouldn't be, but I love it when he's so happy :)
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Jul 5, 2015

    Last week, me and my 9 yo son we're on our way

    for church. As we walked, we saw two persons with disability begging in the street. My son facial expression changed. Me: What is that son? Him: I have a headache. Me: Why? Him: Im pity with them mom. Me: ( I gave him some money) Him: Thank you mom, and he gave it to them...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Oct 2, 2015
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Jun 16, 2015

    My son just came home from college,

    ended his first semester... I'm so happy !!!! Haven't seen or spoken to him in a while, due to my handphone not being with me for 2 weeks now. My first born is back along with his sister who already came home last week for the school holidays.... I am a happy camper ^^
    TheBlowersDaughter TheBlowersDaughter
    36-40, F
    Dec 5, 2015

    Spent the good part of the day with my 16 year

    old son. We went to the movies had lunch and just had an amazing time together. Lots of laughing and memories were made today... I hope many years from now he will remember this day and be reminder how darn funny his mother was LOL..... I love you Son.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 22, 2015

    Changes are difficult

    for children, I believe most of my strength to face each day comes from my 7 year old son! Children teach us adults more than we will ever teach them!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 26

    My son is absolutely amazing

    and so sweet. He was born in 2011. He learns quickly and remembers everything. He can have a smart mouth on him at times but he gets it honest lol. I adore my little boy.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 15

    Went shopping with him

    and my daughter yesterday and when we left the store he was skipping across the parking lot sing "hop on that horse" or something like that. My daughter and I cracked up....He's 12....and he dont care...had bought some green hair dye and was excited. Green hair dye...I'm up in...
    lifealwayschanges lifealwayschanges
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 14

    The little one has been having those terrible

    meltdowns and tantrums in public places this past week. It has become so unbearable and frustrating for me. It makes me feel helpless and guilty. He throws himself to the ground, screams in tears and hits. I know he is struggling and he is in pain inside. Something bothers him...
    majesticsea majesticsea
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 3

    I love my son. We have been thru an awful lot

    together. Sometimes i feel so guilty because of choices I've made...or that were made for me.He's 7 now. hard to believe.He is amazing. Smart.but he is also arrogant.He is always asking why the other kids don't want to play with him....Because he thinks he knows it all.He thinks...
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Jan 19

    My poor child. Here he is,

    sleeping peacefully beside me, and I drop my damn phone on his face. Bright side: he takes after his mom and sleeps like a rock.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Jun 3, 2015

    i love him to pieces he has his moments

    and can be a handful but I love him so much
    fanofpll fanofpll
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 7, 2015

    He is 10yrs old, we love going down to the

    woods to smoke cigarettes together. I bought him his own lighter and sometimes we smoke weed.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Nov 23, 2015

    Some people go their entire lives hopping to

    meet, or even catch a glimpse of the person they admire as a hero. I am in fact blessed to have a very real, and deep personal relationship with my hero. For you see I gave birth to mine. 6 lbs 11 oz, 21 inches long he was born blue, not breathing, but he fought back, and came...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses May 28, 2015

    You have grown up so fast Today you're twelve.

    We returned to say hallo again To Micky Mouse and Donald Duck and tread the paths and retrace the journey we took before in this place known as 'fragrant harbour'. The narrow corridor we used to kick ball, The waterfront promenade you raced on your little scooter, The tram...
    novembermoon novembermoon
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Feb 8

    Amazing Boy

    I'm a proud mom of a beautiful 20 month old boy.  Today, like every day, I woke up to his cry and as we began our usual routine I was overwhelmed with sadness and joy all at the same time.  Life's routines overwhelm us and we forget to live each moment fully.  As I...
    TinaGirl TinaGirl
    26-30, F
    17 Responses Mar 1, 2007

    FlatbushGuy FlatbushGuy
    46-50, M
    Dec 7, 2015

    I've written about him before.

    Right now he is in the hospital in Arizona. We live in Oregon. He has mentally lost it and drugs are a big part of it. I just got off the phone with him and he was telling me that he has more power than he knows what to do with and it makes people afraid, he can alter and move...
    Morrgin Morrgin
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Feb 24

    Dedicated to my son and soon-to-be ex husband.

    Something they might need to reconcile with each other in the future. It is a poem from the film "Smoke Signals" and written by D.ick Lourie. "How do we forgive our Fathers? Maybe in a dream Do we forgive our Fathers for leaving us too often or forever when we were little...
    majesticsea majesticsea
    26-30, F
    Mar 15

    My son just came out of his room

    and started calling me. I answered him. He said, " mommy, there you are. I've been looking for you everywhere." I asked what he needed. He replied, " mommy, I missed you. Can I just lay here with you and watch something?" He then proceeded to cuddle up with me on the couch and...
    LovelyBlkQueen LovelyBlkQueen
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 15, 2015

    For whatever reason, I hate Mickey Mouse

    Clubhouse so much more than all the other crappy cartoons. But I will just concentrate on this awesome dancing my kid is doing. That makes Mickey tolerable.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Aug 26, 2015

    apparently.... according to my mom.

    .. I'm a bad mom.i have too much fun with him. I joke too much.. I am not a good example.I disagree.....I love my son. yes, we fight sometimes.... our personalities are so alike that we clash. we are stubborn. headstrong, opinionated passionate determined sensitive easily hurt...
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester
    41-45, F
    11 Responses Jul 25, 2015

    Nothing like a couple of boys changing the time

    on every single clock including on the stove to the alarm clock in my room. Not funny boys...not funny!!! Especially when your alarm sounds off 2 hours early!!! Mom will get the last laugh on this one boys!!!!!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Jan 9, 2015

    My son is over 6' tall

    and I'm around 5'6" and I agreed to a basketball game...I'll let y'all know how bad I get beat lol
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Mar 13

    I got my nose pierced the other night,

    and my son just noticed the stud yesterday. Now he wants to poke it all the time. It does not feel pleasant, but the way he giggles about it still makes it cute.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Aug 14, 2015

    We went to Ikea today

    and wanted to try and coax my son to play in Smaland on his own while I wait outside for him. He is 3 years old and hasn't attended any kind of school yet. I thought if he is able to make the first step to enter the play area on his own, it would be a very small achievement of...
    majesticsea majesticsea
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 12

    I am 43 divorced, christian,

    retired mom of three and a new grandma
    Aprildawnmarie Aprildawnmarie
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 2

    Dear Son

    My Dear Son, I am writing you this note out of desperation. When I told you it was ok to wear your jeans more than once with out washing them I did not realize you thought that I meant you never had to wash them. I went to your room to find your laundry for you but discovered you...
    JennaR JennaR
    46-50, F
    13 Responses Oct 25, 2013

    I have a son, who is my heart.

    A wonderful young man, daring and loving and strong and kind.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 2

    I love my son Donnie with all my heart with all

    my soul. Yes I made some bad choices, I chose to do drugs instead of doing what's beat for him. I had court on Tuesday and the Judge decided that until I can get my life together I only deserve one 2hour supervised weekly visit with Donnie. it sucks but I understand why and I...
    AiymaSnikies AiymaSnikies
    26-30, F
    Feb 11

    This kid is amazing. He's laying beside me now,

    he'll be sleep soon, just had a bath. He tells me he loves me about a thousand times a day, always wants to go wherever Daddy is going, laughs and smiles all day. How did I get so lucky? Ahh, he's snoring already :)
    jjsdaddy86 jjsdaddy86
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 27, 2015

    I love to look at him

    as he sleeps. I love to lean down and peer into his little face and touch his eyelashes. He will pretend he doesn't care, but a little grin lingers on his lips. I smell his hair and then I say, 'You've got stinky little ears!' This boy flips over and then says, 'It doesn't...
    novembermoon novembermoon
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jun 19, 2015

    So he got out of the hospital

    because he wasn't as delusional as when he came in and thankfully an emergency mental health/addiction services organization picked him up and took him to their treatment center. This is good for now but not for long. The program is only 3-5 days at this place and then the...
    Morrgin Morrgin
    31-35, F
    Feb 26

    I had a date today with the cutest

    and sweetest guy ever! We went to see spongebob in 3D. He picked the movie I bought the popcorn and drinks. I loved watching him sitting at the edge of seat the entire movie laughing and singing along. After the movie we stopped by the hospital and visited my grandmother and he...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Feb 7, 2015

    My son saved my life.

    My mother died when he was only four months old. I was breastfeeding and couldn't take my antidepressants - when she died it was like the world collapsed. I wanted to die so badly, but I could almost hear my mother's voice saying - your son needs you. The love of my son was...
    BookGrl BookGrl
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 4

    At the Park

    Went to the park by my house over the weekend and had an eye opening moment. I was there watching, holding, running and generally playing around with my son. There were a few other families around as well. Another man came by with his two children, maybe 4 and 5 or 5 and 6 - but...
    doitagain doitagain
    36-40, M
    22 Responses Jun 2, 2008

    I really do love him.

    Even though he just headbutted me right in the nose. Holy **** did that hurt
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    11 Responses May 11, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    11 Responses Dec 13, 2014

    My Love

    What can I say my baby is 4, & so smart for his age! He brings me great joy everyday, I couldn't ask for a more wonderful, outgoing, courageous, happy little boy! Im the mom but he acts like he has to take care of me... He hates when I go out on "dates" ask me where im going...
    Nikita8687 Nikita8687
    26-30, F
    17 Responses Sep 9, 2012
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 4

    "Never Grow Up" Your little hand's wrapped

    around my finger And it's so quiet in the world tonight Your little eyelids flutter cause you're dreaming So I tuck you in, turn on your favorite night light To you everything's funny, you got nothing to regret I'd give all I have, honey If you could stay like that Oh...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Mar 25, 2015

    Words cannot express how much I love my son,

    we have had our ups and downs in our relationship for the 16 years he has been on this planet. The last year has been the most difficult due to very rebellious teenage behaviour but I love him unconditionally. Nothing he could do or say could make me stop loving him crazy that...
    daisychain33 daisychain33
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Dec 6, 2015

    My son just turned 3.

    And 3 months ago he still wasn't talking. Now he talks constantly, and last night when we were lying down, he just started spelling mommy. I am so proud :)
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 7, 2015

    He's finally started talking.

    Today, he was watching Star Wars, and can now say Ewok! My heart is filled with nerd pride.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Jun 14, 2015

    My little angel apparently thinks he's Indiana

    Jones. He has this set of plastic things that connect. He's now using them as a whip.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Aug 11, 2015

    Tonight the kids wanted sloppy joes

    for dinner. So I found a recipe online and making him cook as I supervise
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 6

    My world is a better place

    because of you.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 16
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