Thursday, June 21, 2012

grateful {special olympics champion!}

i'm getting ready to head back to school to pick up elijah, but wanted to post these:


this morning we had the treat of watching elijah's special olympics program!
he's been participating through his summer school session.
today we saw him show-off his hoop talents :)




i'm happily surprised that he followed through with nearly every activity,
even after seeing us standing by! what a kid!

his teachers and the special olympic young athlete coordinators and volunteers are top-notch darlings.
praise jesus.


he enjoyed a little snack with his coach jozy afterwards :)


and showed off some more moves? in his backwards shirt?


{linking up my gratitude with carina today!}

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13 comments:

  1. hilarious.
    adorable.
    amazing.
    incredible.
    all those words.
    my heart is exploding from the cuteness. and the backwards shirt.
    and the oversized shirt.
    he is too much. :)

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  2. okay wasn't expecting to cry my eyes out when I visited your blog today. something about seeing him doing those hoop skills....what a happy sight!

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  3. This is way too precious. Your heart must be bursting.

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  4. This is adorable! That giant t-shirt on him is killing me!

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  5. i like the candy colored choker and pink orange pink earrings. sorry, i couldn't choose just one!

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  6. oh sweetness! i'm so happy he gets to be apart of this. what a proud mama moment.

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  7. THAT is some hoop talent! in a giant shirt to boot. how i miss mine being littles.

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  8. Sweetest post! LOVE the Special Olympics, but LOVE the sweet kid even more!

    That Elijah boy rocks!

    :) Happy weekend friend!

    PS- Prayed for you today at 1:45 EST. Ha! You didn't even know it! I love how prayer is sneaky like that! xxoo

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  9. what a cutie! and i bet your heart did a little dance, too :)

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