Real Life. Real News. Real Voices.
Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.
Join HuffPost Plus
THE BLOG

Valentine's Wishes for Single Moms

I wish that every day could be a tea party. I wish you knew that you are my hero. I wish you all the dreams that you wish for me.
This post was published on the now-closed HuffPost Contributor platform. Contributors control their own work and posted freely to our site. If you need to flag this entry as abusive, send us an email.

2014-02-13-MommyandBabyCancun.jpg

Dear Mom,

  • I wish you knew how beautiful you look when you smile at me.

  • I wish you more sparkles and sunshine beams than you could imagine.

  • I wish you all the joy that I feel when you hold me tight.

  • I wish that our hugs could last forever.

  • I wish that I could kiss all your boo-boos away.

  • I wish that we could cuddle up and giggle all day.

  • I wish I could save you from your monsters, like you save me from mine.

  • I wish that I could make you feel as safe as you make me feel.

  • I wish that every time we rub noses something wonderful would happen to you.

  • I wish my arms were wings and we could fly away to somewhere wonderful.

  • I wish I could slow down time for you.

  • I wish I could give you back your sleep for nights you stayed up with me.

  • I wish you could rest in my arms and I could sing you to sleep.

  • I wish that every day could be a tea party.

  • I wish you knew that you are my hero.

  • I wish you all the dreams that you wish for me.

  • I wish that I could pick up the pieces of your heart and glue them back together.

  • I wish I was strong so I could lift away all your heavy burdens.

  • I wish you as much love as you give me.

  • I wish you knew how lucky I am to have you as my mommy.

  • I wish that every tear you have ever dropped for me would transform into diamonds.
  • Mom, I love you. Happy Valentine's Day from your biggest fan.
  • (Feel free to print, and make a card for your mom.)