Letters to Tuck: Volume 6

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Dear Tuck,
The above color is my favorite.  If my soul had a color, that’d be it.  And those words, well that’s pretty much all I can muster without becoming a crying fool when I think about how much I love you.  
I’ve been thinking about what your favorites are going to be.   There’s no telling.  Thinking about what your favorites will be got me thinking about my own and how badly I’ll want to share them with you.  Sharing all of the blessings of life with you is almost too much.  So here’s my little bucket list for us, as a fam.  
take you to the amalfi coast and swim in blue grottos
go deep sea fishing and show you the color of water at 10000 feet
watch you fishing with your dad in our backyard
see you throwing a baseball with your dad
introduce you to the deliciousness of avocado 
blueberry pickin turned into blueberry pie makin
lightning bugs on a mississippi summer night 
the ole miss grove on a fall saturday
your grandmothers kind eyes
riding horses through fields and streams
hiking blue ridge mountains
switzerland in the summer 
your dads silly side
boat rides to see the sunset
gelato specifically stracciatella and movenpick
watch when you understand what Jesus did for us
a good shrimp po-boy
when you learn how to ride a bike
What’s incredible to me is the fact that this is just the beginning of a list that could go on for days.
Life is filled with so much beauty.  I hope you always try to look for that in any situation.  
I can’t wait to get started on this list with you.

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  • Reply Mary

    Oh I just love these letters. So incredibly sweet! That's a pretty stellar list.

    September 13, 2012 at 2:11 pm
  • Reply Megan

    this baby is the luckiest baby in the whole wide world

    September 13, 2012 at 2:13 pm
  • Reply Emily

    that is one good bucket list!! love these sweet letters!! tuck is going to have the most beautiful life 🙂 xoxo

    September 13, 2012 at 2:25 pm
  • Reply Jenni Austria Germany

    he has the best name of any soon-to-be-baby-boy i know.

    September 13, 2012 at 2:28 pm
  • Reply Magdalena Viktoria

    Such sweet letters and the bucketlist is perfect.

    September 13, 2012 at 3:33 pm
  • Reply Allie

    You should write out these letters and put them in a book to show to Tuck someday. Because these are too perfect and sweet. 🙂

    September 13, 2012 at 4:14 pm
  • Reply Caroline

    so very sweet! i love that print and i love your list!

    September 13, 2012 at 4:38 pm
  • Reply Mrs. Yellow Ribbon

    Beautiful list!

    September 13, 2012 at 4:47 pm
  • Reply Lyndsay

    This list is so wonderful. I hope your get to cross off each and every one.

    September 13, 2012 at 4:53 pm
  • Reply Christine loves to Travel

    Excited for your family! Tuck is very lucky 🙂

    September 13, 2012 at 5:59 pm
  • Reply Holly

    Sarah you are too cute – Your little guy is the luckiest there is!

    September 13, 2012 at 8:15 pm
  • Reply Shalyn

    Your baby boy is so lucky…And I bet you anything he already knows that 🙂 <3 Love you!

    September 13, 2012 at 10:06 pm
  • Reply Jennifer Sanzo

    could you be any sweeter? 🙂 I don't even know you yet I know you're going to be the best mommy 🙂 hugs

    September 14, 2012 at 12:23 am
  • Reply Marshall

    Dear Tuck, you are SO loved & blessed and you're going to be such a precious little guy and amazing man one day!!

    September 14, 2012 at 6:11 am
  • Reply Annie

    I LOVE this! You've inspired me to make a bucket list for me and Wy! 🙂

    September 14, 2012 at 12:52 pm
  • Reply Caley-Jade Rosenberg

    So special Sarah (as always!)
    Thanks for the inspiration to write letters to my sweet baby girl, SJ. Pop in to read a few lines –

    Have a happy weekend mama bear x

    September 14, 2012 at 1:40 pm
  • Reply Julia D.

    These all sound like amazing things, you've got me itchin' for an adventure. I love these letters and that you have so many plans for your sweet boy. That lucky child is going to have such a wonderful life with you two as his parents.

    September 17, 2012 at 4:58 pm
  • Reply Michaela

    These posts make my heart so happy. You're the sweetest and baby boy is so beyond blessed!

    September 17, 2012 at 7:57 pm
  • Reply kekaylor

    I love these letters you've written, but this one is definitely my favorite. Your son is a lucky little fellow to have such a sweet and loving Momma! I actually had an MC just a couple of months ago – it was my very first pregnancy – and while I have moved on in my daily life, it remains a mental struggle at times. Reading this love letter to Tuck made me slightly sad, but also incredibly hopeful. I hope to one day soon write similar letters to my little one 🙂 Thanks so much for sharing Sarah!

    September 20, 2012 at 12:42 pm
  • Reply katieokeefeblog

    Love, love this…so inspiring and sweet. And I absolutely love that color as well!

    September 20, 2012 at 4:14 pm
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