"Sonya, I'm sorry that I'm not such a great mom sometimes."
Without missing a beat she said,
"You're an AWESOME mom!!"
That response caught me completely off guard, because I honestly expected her to say something like, "that's okay". I started to tear up. I really wasn't fishing for a compliment or validation but she gave it to me anyway. That is why even though there are times, MANY times, the girls make me want to tear my hair out, hop a flight to Hawaii or down a
Happy 6th Birthday Sonya! Thank you for making me what I am today. An awesome (if sometimes temperamental) mommy.