This morning was one of those mornings that I was longing for naptime from the time breakfast was over. The boys have been a little low on sleep since the time change...going to bed later but waking up at the regular time. They have been grabby and yelling, "Mine!" Tymen unloaded a bunch of dirty dishes from the dishwasher when I wasn't looking. Jasper had and accident. They got mud all over the floor from their muddy boots after I had just washed it.

Sometimes on days like this, it takes naptime to make me fall in love with them all over again. I go in and see those smooth cheeks and soft lashes and feel incredibly grateful that these boys are mine.

I laughed when I saw my son all cuddled up with his buddy. It looks like he fell asleep giving Giraffey his good night kiss.

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And Tymen, completely pooped, and sleeping with his cow. He calls him "Ga-gee"....after all, he needs a giraffey just like his brother. Unfortunately, he has started to chew on his snout just like his older brother.

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Often when our family is having a hard time or is tired, I make everyone say what they are thankful for, and it always helps.

Today I am thankful that Jasper loves to kiss my cheek multiple times when I act like they are giving me an electric shock. I love that he has square little feet. I adore the way he tells me he wants a cuddle, "I wanna be wiff you, Mumma."

Today I am thankful that Tymen climbs on me happily whenever I am on eye level with him. He laughs like crazy when I kiss his belly. He really loves to clean up and basks in the attention I give him for it.

I love my boys and I love naptimes.

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