Friday, December 9, 2011

hello? is this thing on?


{Oliver Lake, via Society6}

Hi everyone! Are you still with me?
It's been forever and if you're still here, 
you are a true and loyal blog friend.

Life has been bizarre for me lately.
My parents just moved from my childhood home,
and I have not been taking it well.  I'm extremely sentimental
and on their last day there, I walked from room to room, 
bawling like a baby, trying to recall all of the 
amazing memories that made that house a home.
It just felt like the end of an era.  The conclusion of a chapter.
It's hard when life taps you on the shoulder 
and says, "Hey kiddo, it's time to grow up now."

But when all was said and done, I realized
that life is still very sweet and we're all blessed to
have each other, to have family, to have love in our lives.

I hope you're having a magical holiday season,
and thanks for sticking around.
Milk loves you!

12 comments:

  1. Aw, I'm sorry! We're all still here. :)

    -Hope
    www.aflatteringtale.com

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  2. Still here =) Good luck with the moving and stuff!!

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  3. glad to hear from you! i know how hard that is. we moved out of my childhood home as a family when i was in high school. ever since i have to remind myself that home is where your family is, not the house itself. but it IS sad.

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  4. Oh bless you, we're still here.
    I've moved 25 times in my life and I long that attachment, for a place in the world that I can call home.
    Keep looking forward and stay positive :)
    Emily x

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  5. yup! still here. Your memories are still there too, whether your parents live in the house or not. Still feeling your grief though. hugs!

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  6. i love your blog so very much. xo

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  7. love milk! :)
    it's time for new memories, you said goodbye to the old home and now it's even more special!
    enjoy the holidays!

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  8. I totally get that. I think I would feel the exact same way. But yeah, at some point it becomes time to create new chapters. New memories. Hope you're having a great holiday season too:)

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  9. My family recently went through a similar transition... Ahh life's changes... Such a beautiful thing.

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  10. I have a feeling that I will feel and do the same thing when my parents move (eventually). I've never known another home and so I understand completely! Memories last forever though, especially when you journal them...blogs help too! :)

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