• Heartprints

    Part 3- Showing Love through Quality Time

    This past week my youngest child left for basic training. He chose to go into the Reserves so that he could pursue serving his country and get his college degree. When I sat down to write him a card of encouragement before he left, all I could think about was how much I was going to miss him. I thought about how difficult it was to let go of him knowing he could eventually be in truly dangerous situations. I thought about how not being able to communicate with him for weeks and months at a time was going to try my soul as a mother. What I wanted to…