Five and Alive by Joy | Jan 5, 2015 | Maya, My Life, Poetry | 20 comments Protein is her sugar Non-stop talk from noon ’til night Sets my heart aflutter Even when she wants to fight 5 years down, she’s just beginning Learning, wondering, dancing, spinning Mama watches Little girl growing Daughter smiles Mama glowing. Related Posts:2 years, 8 months and counting…Sugar and spice…4 years, going on 14, or is it 24??Friday Night’s Alright For Writing (#18) Fantasies of…Day 16 – Everyone is still alive!Peanut Butter Protein Pancakes 20 Comments stuffitellmysister on January 5, 2015 at 11:56 pm She is precious…..cherish each moment. ♡ Reply Joy on January 6, 2015 at 12:01 am Yes, I’ve been focusing on doing just that. Thank you Paula xo Reply toddfisk on January 6, 2015 at 12:00 am Cute 🙂 Reply Joy on January 6, 2015 at 12:01 am Thanks 🙂 Reply Kat on January 6, 2015 at 2:54 am How sweet! Five is a fun age! Reply Joy on January 6, 2015 at 9:40 pm So far so good Kat, thanks! Reply kellybourne on April 11, 2015 at 10:32 am Brought a smile to my face! Reply Joy on April 11, 2015 at 11:11 am 🙂 Glad you enjoyed Reply MENTALLY ME (@stuckinscared) on April 11, 2015 at 3:33 pm Aw, That was lovely – a *mum heart* poem 🙂 Reply Joy on April 11, 2015 at 7:10 pm Thank you! Glad you enjoyed it- the little monkey inspires my writing quite a bit. Reply Austin on July 18, 2015 at 12:18 pm Stopped by from Suzie’s Blog Party. Nice post. 🙂 Reply Joy on July 18, 2015 at 12:27 pm Hi Austin – thanks for stopping by 🙂 Glad you enjoyed the post! Reply Austin on July 18, 2015 at 12:31 pm You are welcome, Joy! Always happy to meet new bloggers. 🙂 SD Gates on July 18, 2015 at 12:29 pm Beautiful!!! Great poem filled with love. Came over from Suzie’s Blog Party. Reply Joy on July 18, 2015 at 12:46 pm Thanks! Glad you enjoyed it – and thanks for the visit 🙂 Hope you are enjoying the party! Reply SD Gates on July 18, 2015 at 5:19 pm I am enjoying the party and it was all my pleasure to visit your blog!!!!! Quirky Little Planet on July 18, 2015 at 3:31 pm So adorable! Reply Joy on July 18, 2015 at 3:39 pm Thanks! Reply Charlotte @My Green Nook on July 19, 2015 at 9:53 am So sweet! A mothers love is something very special… Nice to meet you at Suzie’s Party! Reply Joy on July 19, 2015 at 11:21 am Thanks and likewise 🙂 Reply Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.