Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Happy Birthday Garrett

Garrett, I can't believe it's been 16 years. What a blessing and inspiration you are to this family. I thank God for giving us such a gift! You are an amazing person and I can't wait to see what is in store for you.

16 Things I admire about you
1. Your discipline in running
2. Your work ethic
3. How you embrace doing hard things
4.The way you inspire me to do hard things, too
5. The way you let Riley hang on you
6. How you take charge without being asked when things need to be done
7. Your love for God
8. You let me hug you and punch you
9. Your hilarious sense of humor
10. Your amazing culinary skills
11. The way you figure out how to fix everything
12. You never whine and rarely complain, even when it's warranted
13. Your commitment to living up to a high standard
14. Your willingness to sacrifice for others
15. Your generosity
16. Your honor for your family

I love you so much, Garrett. Happy 16th birthday!