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Do you ever cry a little when your baby is another year older?

I tear up a little. The time goes so fast! I think of all the hard stuff throughout the years and the really great stuff. And how much I really am lucky to have such a great kid, even if he is my little rough tough rowdy boy! Happy Birthday little man! Ahhh I'm doing it again! I need a tissue!

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Musicmom80

Asked by Musicmom80 at 9:48 PM on Sep. 2, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • No, can't say I do.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 9:53 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • I'm always crying,,,i jus cried last week when my son started preschool..he di very well...was like BYE mom...and i'm standing there crying...his teacher had to cheer me up...lol so yes i'm always crying for any accomplishment he acheives :)
    TezMoM

    Answer by TezMoM at 9:55 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • Happy Birthday to your son. No I never cried on their birthdays. I shed a few tears that first time they got on the school bus, and when they graduated.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 9:56 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • He is my NICU baby too! It's so hard to believe how sick he was and how rowdy and strong he is today!
    Musicmom80

    Comment by Musicmom80 (original poster) at 9:57 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • Sweetie, my girls are 33 yo & 31 yo. My twin boys just turned 18 yo. I still get misty on their birthdays. It's a combination of "where did the time go" & being proud of the wonderful, beautiful kids I've raised.
    specialwingz

    Answer by specialwingz at 9:57 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • I don't cry but I did just find myself going through my son's photos from birth til now and just getting the warm fuzzies. He'll be four on the 12th and I really cherish those memories of him when he was a baby! I am excited for him to grow up a little every year, though. I am enjoying him more and more as he gets older.
    tangyh

    Answer by tangyh at 9:58 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • Yes but only with my oldest. My baby is about to turn 1 and I am super excited about her birthday...but thinking about my son's 3rd birthday (in about 1 month) I get a little teary...don't know why
    OBImomma

    Answer by OBImomma at 9:58 PM on Sep. 2, 2010

  • Yes, Im such a baby over it!!
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 10:46 AM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • i cry every month mine has been smarter than her age since she was born... she is almost two now and i acts like she is 4 i want her back in my arms as a tiny baby
    wenzel2008

    Answer by wenzel2008 at 4:35 PM on Sep. 3, 2010

  • oh yes...i am a crier lol
    MomX3LJC

    Answer by MomX3LJC at 6:18 AM on Sep. 5, 2010

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