2013 is going to be the year of change. The dictionary defines change as:
to make the form, nature, content, future course, etc., of (something) different from what it is or from what it would be if left alone: to change one’s name; to change one’s opinion; to change the course of history.
We will retire, move to a new town in a different state
and remodel a whole house.
I think that hits every point that the term “change” means to me.
While I am very excited about this new chapter in our lives, it doesn’t mean that I am not without some trepidation. The dictionary defines that lovely word as:
tremulous fear, alarm, or agitation; perturbation (a cause of mental disquiet, disturbance, or agitation.)
Whew, is that really what I am in for? Good thing I enjoy change, or at least I did before I started perusing the dictionary! Seriously, this year will unfold with less trepidation (synonym for apprehension) than say when we were embarking on having and raising our children. Talk about change:
You will be happy to know that they survived their childhood and as parents, we lived through it. We have all changed as you can see below!
Look at the children now: