Happy 21st Birthday, Jessica.
And for something a little fun, here are 21 reasons why I love you so...
1. Your beautiful smile.
2. You are one of the bravest women I know.
3. Your sense of adventure.
4. The lop-sided ponytail you have when you wake up in the morning.
5. That you are developing a love for cooking and baking.
6. Your sense of style.
7. That you love Jesus.
8. The gift of discernment you have.
9. You value deep, honest and long-time friendships.
10. You are a wonderful big sister to your younger brothers.
11. How you promise me that you will never, ever take another glass, bowl or plate into the bedroom, but you always do.
12. Your compassion.
13. Honesty is what you want and give.
14. That you hold onto traditions.
15. The way you can keep a secret and surprise me.
16. You are quick to want make things right.
17. That you don't settle for anything less than what God wants for you.
18. You are determined and passionate.
19. That you make yourself laugh.
20. That you love others with everything you've got.
21. That you are my miracle.
I love you, sweet girl.