You are just over 6 weeks old, and I have never felt more love for anyone. I love my mornings with you, where I sing to you and you look at me, alert, giggling as I get your chinny-chin-chin. Your eyes squeeze up, crinkly and my heart swells up. You let out a squeal of delight this morning as loud as any baby scream I've heard and startled me, before I too began laughing. You have a personality for sure.
All day today you've laid in bed with me. We've sung and played pat-a-cake (where you always try and eat your hands...I think you assume they will taste like this cake I speak of), and you've napped off and on. I haven't gotten anything done I wanted to do, and yet I am more content than one should be allowed to be.
Your daddy and I think you're amazing, and wonder if we've simply gotten lucky, or if we should have another just like you. I dream of you and I, tea parties in a few years and I wonder if there will be another one to join us or if it will just be the two of us. I'd love to have 2 beautiful little girls, so we'll see.
This is taking forever to write, because I keep stopping to play with you, to hear you laugh. You are the best distraction I've ever known.
My cup overflows.