To my Mom, 

Thank you. 

Thank you for your constant love.

Thank you for homemade dinners. 

Thank you for answering the phone at 3:00am when I need you.

Thank you for all the sporting events you sat through and for the encouraging and uplifting words after every win.. and every loss. 

Thank you for teaching me to love, both people and animals.

Thank you for helping me to see the good in every situation.

Thank you for teaching me, that my flaws, make me who I am.

Thank you for showing me what a strong beautiful woman looks like. 

Thank you for being you, everyday of my life. 

But most of all, thank you not killing me for posting these photos of you.