March 18, 2013


Sister's Are Good For...

listening to your ramblings.

telling you what you need to hear...even if it's not what you want to hear.

laughing way too hard with. (over possibly the silliest things)

stealing clothes from.

planning parties with.

talking about babies after your husband gets tired of hearing about them over and over and over.

helping decorate your house.

warning you when that outfit is just a little too crazy.

braiding your hair because you don't know how.

going antique shopping aaaaall afternoon with.

reading your mind when something hilarious happens, so all you have to do is make eye contact.

sharing desserts with (sometimes....)

talking you in to dying your hair crazy colors

staying up until all hours of the night talking.

standing up for you (who says brothers are the only ones?).


Am I the only one who seems to take my sister for granted? Since I've grown up with my sister and we've always been best friends, it's easy to get in the habit of not stepping back and being grateful for. There's something very powerful about being able to say "we've always been best friends." Even Especially if that person is your sister. What a perfect example of a God given blessing.

Thank you, Amber. For your friendship, guidance, and unconditional love. :)

10 comments on ".sisters."

  1. :-)I love you, sis. And thank made my day (and maybe made me cry) I'm so grateful for you, too!

  2. this picture is so sweet! sisters are the best! built-in friends, and they're "stuck" with you for life ;)

    1. Haha exactly. :) it's always nice to know no matter how crazy I am, she HAS to be friends with me. Haha

  3. Awwww, this is an amazing post!

  4. I was never best friends with my sister as a kid, we fought so much. But, thankfully, that has all changed :-)

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    1. I'm glad that's changed for you too. :) Sister's make the greatest friends!

  5. Amen. I love my sisters. Wish mine didn't live in CA and MN while I'm living in FL!! And this is a perfect list.

    1. Ugh. Jenny! I couldn't imagine being in your shoes...I think I would die (or more likely, go insane) if I didn't have Am nearby!

  6. Sisters are awesome! I find that as I get older, I appreciate her even more!

  7. THIS IS MY FAVORITE POST EVER. first of all, that picture. I am not going to lie to you, I WILL be recreating that with my sisters :) Secondly, I agree with everything you said. Especially the hair dying :)