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Letter to Tuck // Volume 2

Dear Tuck,
One of my best friends told me yesterday how good it was I am having a boy – because “the world needs more men like JB”.  I agree with her, with  300% of my heart, little baby.  
Oh sweetness, you hit the jackpot getting him as a dad.  
My throat closes up just typing this because he is such a good man.  
He is filled with surprises.  I can only imagine the good surprises that are in store for you!
He will always protect you, just as he has protected me.  
He has enriched my life ten fold.  
He has made me happier than a pig in slop.  He’s going to make you so happy.  Laugh so hard. 
He has taken me on adventure after adventure.  I’d never know this adventurous side of me without him.
You just wait- your life is going to be filled with adventures too.  You will certainly have a little gypsy soul since you have your daddy in there.
He is the most patient person I know, and I think that quality will serve us all well when we’re parents of you.
He’s going to be so proud of you.  He thinks I hung the moon when I accomplish anything. 
  I watched a video of your dad recently at his 3rd birthday party.  He was hugging everyone at every chance he had.  He never stopped smiling and he still is.  right now most likely.  He has the best nature of anyone I know.  He knows how to have fun too!  Your father is strong, tough, a leader, as manly as they come … but he is compassionate, kind, gentle, honest, slow to anger, sincere, sensitive, with a soft heart.  Those last things are just as important as the first for men.  You are blessed to have him as an example.
  
i love you!  – mama
ps: i can’t wait for the day when you look at a girl like your dad looks at me.
she better be looking like that back!  ha.

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40 Comments

  • Reply Cait

    so sweet

    July 31, 2012 at 2:58 pm
  • Reply Jessica Lorren

    seriously? i love you guys.

    July 31, 2012 at 3:01 pm
  • Reply Jessica Holly

    i love this! So sweet!

    July 31, 2012 at 3:03 pm
  • Reply Liz

    aaaand I'm crying. you both are just the best people in the world. I am so happy for you guys and so happy that the world is going to be blessed with a baby Tucker.

    July 31, 2012 at 3:05 pm
  • Reply k8te

    this is so sweet! tuck is one lucky baby!

    July 31, 2012 at 3:05 pm
  • Reply Lyndsay

    Oh my goodness this letter is so sweet, I love it! The pictures of the two of you are adorable. This is one lucky baby you're having!

    July 31, 2012 at 3:09 pm
  • Reply Lottie

    What a lovely post. Tuck is one lucky little boy to have you both as his parents 🙂

    July 31, 2012 at 3:10 pm
  • Reply Nicole Marie

    this is the sweetest thing ever… and she is so right, the world needs more men like JB and he is going to be such an amazing role model and daddy.

    that is one lucky baby there growing in your belly.

    and maybe you could start a matchmaking business where you find good men for us girls who can't seem to find any good ones 🙂

    July 31, 2012 at 3:16 pm
  • Reply Lauren

    I must be having sympathy pregnancy hormones or something. This brought tears to my eyes. Such sweetness. What a lucky baby Tuck is!

    July 31, 2012 at 3:34 pm
  • Reply Candice

    Ahh you're making me tear up! You two are going to be the best parents. Lucky little Tuck; he's got amazing role models.

    July 31, 2012 at 3:39 pm
  • Reply Jessica

    my heart just stopped for a bit. y'all are so blessed! i'm so happy for you Sarah!! xox

    July 31, 2012 at 3:45 pm
  • Reply Daily Cup of Couture

    This is the absolute sweetest thing! You completely made me tear up at my desk! Your little Tuck is going to be so lucky to have YOU as a mom!

    xx

    July 31, 2012 at 3:46 pm
  • Reply Stephanie Walker

    This is so sweet, Sarah. You'll be such wonderful parents.

    July 31, 2012 at 3:46 pm
  • Reply Running on Happiness

    Awww…I adore this. Le petite bebe Tuck is so lucky to have both of you. These are the sweetest posts ever, and you have really, one beautiful soul.

    July 31, 2012 at 3:53 pm
  • Reply Jess

    What a great little letter to your son! He sure has a great role model to look up to in both of you.

    July 31, 2012 at 4:03 pm
  • Reply Lindsay

    Gosh these letters are the best…your bebe is so lucky to have you BOTH!

    July 31, 2012 at 4:06 pm
  • Reply Allie

    Sweetest letters ever! I'm sure your little Tuck with have every quality you describe because he has two amazing parents.

    July 31, 2012 at 4:27 pm
  • Reply christine donee

    I love you both! And I'm going to love baby Tuck. Oh so much.

    July 31, 2012 at 4:27 pm
  • Reply Kelley @ Kelley Maria

    This is such a sweet post Sarah. I love that you are not afraid to speak your heart and mind on your blog – so refreshing! You guys are going to be a beautiful family!

    July 31, 2012 at 4:43 pm
  • Reply Chelsea Coleen

    J+s+BT (baby tuck) = <3 <3

    plus. we are twin with our accurate percentages 🙂 i so used 300% in my blog post last week. i mean it seems pretty darn accurate! yall are going to be such wonderful parents. cant wait to see his cute cute face! and his sweet blonde hair!

    July 31, 2012 at 4:50 pm
  • Reply Meagan Murtagh

    goosebumps!
    that is one lucky little baby boy.

    July 31, 2012 at 5:07 pm
  • Reply Jessica Wray

    what a darling post! I'm happy your little guy will have such a great dad to look up to!

    July 31, 2012 at 6:14 pm
  • Reply Ashley

    baby tucker is sooo lucky to have you two as parents! i just love reading these letters. makes my heart smile just a lil' bit bigger 🙂

    July 31, 2012 at 7:04 pm
  • Reply Steph Sterjovski

    What a blessed child. & a blessed mama/wife you are. My heart was so happy reading this!

    July 31, 2012 at 7:13 pm
  • Reply Bridget

    sarah! damn! this is so stinking sweet and i just love it! it is seriously clear that you really really really love, like, and adore jb. and not in a 'my husband walks on water' way but just a realization that you got a good one. that's really special. that boy is lucky, you're lucky.

    ps. you look gorgeous in that ballpark picture (and all of them, let's be serious)

    July 31, 2012 at 8:05 pm
  • Reply Emily

    this is such a treasure.

    and this is exactly how I feel about my huz (:
    aren't we the luckiest?

    can't wait to meet Tuck…

    ps. I agree 300% with bridg and chels

    July 31, 2012 at 8:34 pm
  • Reply Victoria

    This is so sweet. Your husband sounds like one great guy! x

    August 1, 2012 at 9:51 am
  • Reply THE COOK'S

    Eeeek! love this. so so sweet. just found your blog. 🙂

    August 1, 2012 at 5:57 pm
  • Reply Kim

    your baby is going to know and feel so much love! what a wonderful post. blessings to you and your new little family!

    ~kim

    August 1, 2012 at 6:08 pm
  • Reply Kristyn Monaghan

    Saw this, thought of you and your baby

    http://www.midoriribbon.com/double-faced-satin-sayings-black-le-bebe-on-bone/

    August 1, 2012 at 6:32 pm
  • Reply eliz

    Beautiful…lucky boy…but the world needs more parents like you guys 🙂

    August 2, 2012 at 3:12 am
  • Reply Jenni Austria Germany

    i just got chills AND teared up. i am so glad you're having a boy! little JBs!!

    August 3, 2012 at 1:44 am
  • Reply Liz {Sequins And Stripes}

    Oh my gosh I'm crying. This was such a sweet post, an ode to your husband and the little baby to be!

    August 3, 2012 at 3:26 pm
  • Reply Bailey Schneider

    I am pretty new to your blog – discovered it last week and have popped on daily. I don't always have time to comment.

    This post gave me a lump in my throat and is one of the sweetest things I have seen or read in the longest time.
    You two are so blessed and your little boy is blessed to have parents like you!
    Much love, Bailey from  Vanilla Blonde

    August 5, 2012 at 6:44 pm
  • Reply Emily

    oh these letters are just the sweetest!! baby tuck tuck is so blessed to have you both as his parents. can't wait for this new adventure for your precious family.
    love you!

    August 6, 2012 at 4:23 pm
  • Reply Jenni@Story of My Life

    Ohhh MAN. This totally made me tear up. So sweet, Sarah!!!

    August 6, 2012 at 9:55 pm
  • Reply Jennifer Sanzo

    oh it just oozes sweetness and i'm eating it up. you guys are adorable.

    August 7, 2012 at 3:32 pm
  • Reply Whitney Cosgrave

    SO sweet, I am tearing up…

    August 7, 2012 at 5:31 pm
  • Reply Julia D.

    "He has made me happier than a pig in slop." Girl, you are just the funniest! I seriously love these letters. You are so lucky to have found a person who makes you so incredibly happy, and vice versa I'm sure. I hope one day I find what you both share. The blessing of being such amazing partners and being able to raise a child in that environment is one I hope you will never take for granted.

    My favourite part: "ps: i can't wait for the day when you look at a girl like your dad looks at me. she better be looking like that back!" Sweetest! Please show her that when the day comes, haha.

    August 13, 2012 at 6:19 am
  • Reply nariness

    GAH SO SWEET. <3

    August 30, 2012 at 12:10 pm
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