Posted by: Kathy | November 14, 2012

A Note for Grandmom

My daughter loves to write and draw. Over the past few years, I have found little houses in crayon on our walls, scribbles on doors, and drawings and notes on my work papers. We’ve given Nikki numerous drawing pads, which she quickly fills.

I recently gave my daughter a little notebook I wasn’t using to “scribble” in. Today as I was making lunches for the kids, I noticed the notebook on top of the microwave. I’m not sure how it ended up there, but the note written in my daughter’s handwriting popped out at me.

I don’t know how long ago Nikki wrote that note. I know she loves and misses my mom and, like all of us, wishes her grandmother was still with us. Thank you, Nikki, for warming my heart with your simple note.

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  1. This is so sweet! she misses her very much, doesn’t she?

    • Nikki was only two and half years old when my mom died. But, yes, she does miss her grandmom. How I wish my mom was still part of my kids everyday lives. She was an incredible grandmother.

  2. Who woulda thought that a microwave could make your day? Hold something to make your heart feel all warm and fuzzy?

    Blessings to you ~ Maxi

    • Thank you Maxi. As I approach the 4 year anniversary of my mom’s death, this note, which I just happened to see today, was a welcomed surprise. Take care.


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