December 31, 2009

Saying Goodbye to 2009


Life is a rough biography. Memories smooth out the edges.

~ Dante G. Roque

The sun has set on 2009.

Memories of yesterday linger, mixed with warm laundry to fold on the bed. Tiny socks fall from soft-colored baby blankets. The sound of baby's breath and his peaceful face as he naps... they are a gift from heaven.

Life. Anew. This year.

So thankful that I can take this with me in to 2010.

This new little person.

Part of us.


As we say our goodbyes to the year past, I hope we can all find the tiny joys from 2009... pack them up... and take them with us.

Let's leave nothing good behind.

Let's build on every happy thought, every cherished memory, every smile.

Let's remember to capture hearts and moments.

Let's share ourselves in a real way with the ones we love.

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.

~ Philippians 4:8

Happy New Year!

Subscribe to Sprittibee by Email


Amber @ Classic Housewife said...

What a sweet post! And what a sweet, sleeping face. =)

Happy New Year to you to, friend! (It was GOOD to meet you in 2009 - we can pack that up and take that with us.) =)

Michelle said...

That was such a beautiful, poetic post.

Ms. Anita said...

Happy New Year to you, too, Heather!! :)

Unknown said...

Beautiful, beautiful sunset photo! And very sweet capture of your baby boy. Happy New Year! ~K

Robin Sampson said...

Aww Sweet Angel. Happy New Year.

, I use Most Popular to get my top 10. On the side bar list top 10 for the month. This is top 10 for year. I don’t trust it. Twitter stats through Hoootsuite is much different. Who knows?

MarshaMarshaMarsha said...

Happy 2010, Heather!

Love ya!



Some posts on this blog contain affiliate links or sponsored links. I receive a small commission whenever a product is purchased through an affiliate link. Sponsored links are paid for by a company who wishes to improve their Google ranking, but I always check to make sure these are reputable sites and never allow any links that are questionable to be placed.

The links in my "Sweet Linkage" section are either sponsored links or personal links that I find interesting (including the links to the blogs that both of my teen children run).

I occasionally run ads on my blog in exchange for money or traded advertising, or receive products in exchange for a review or giveaway posts. I also participate in campaigns by brands that offer to pay me to write about their products after using them. Any post that is sponsored will be noted as such. All opinions expressed on are my own, and any review, give-away, sponsored post, graphic ad, or product that I mention or link to are ones that I believe are reputable and worthy companies.


blog design:

blog archives