Mommy and Daddy (Beverly and Curtis) Just the thought of writing this letter has me in tears, you mean more to me than I’ll ever be able to adequately express, so instead of crying my eyes out I think I’ll take a different, more fun approach. Let’s talk about a few of the lessons you’ve… Continue reading Day 3: My Parents
I know this is going to sound crazy, but it’s so hard being the “good girl”…The one people put up on a pedestal. I mean I feel like I can’t even make a mistake without it getting blown out of proportion. I can’t begin to tell you how many parents have come up to me and said “please don’t mess up; she really looks up to you.” Or “thank you for showing my daughter it’s ok to have standards.” You can’t begin to understand the amount of pressure that adds to my already crazy life. I understand that to whom much is given, much is required. And I also understand that once you’re put in a leadership position people are going to look up to you whether you want them to or not. I’m not complaining at all. I count it a privilege that young girls see me and say “if she did it so can I.” I love being the example.