On such a somber afternoon my heart goes out to all the families whose lives have been ripped apart by such a senseless act. I watched my girls sleep through their naps and I thought to myself about all the parents who would not be afforded the chance to watch their child sleep another night - they are with God now - which I am sure does not make their loss any easier. Every day is a gift and tragedies like these are an unfortunate reminder of this fact.
On a lighter note, I was grateful for the opportunity to take the girls Christmas picture today and here is my favorite outtake
I am not going to lie, I bribed E with some Smarties and I think it was worth it