Wow, 14. That is definitely into the teen years, and it shows. I am so very proud of the young man into which you are growing. You are kind hearted and loud, easy to smile and talented. Just thinking about you makes me smile. You will always be my beautiful boy, and I want nothing more than you know how very much you are loved.
From your pre-freckle days when you actually loved dill pickles:
To this year's school photo, freckles, braces, and shaving your face:
Happy Birthday Kiddo! Yes, I know that you are significantly taller than me now.