of valentines + leap years


That time flies is an overly used cliche, it’s as if we’ve just ushered in the New Year + now the first month came + gone with not as much as a puff + it will be Valentine’s in a few days! I bet there are only too few things that come to mind whenever we think of February, right? Leap years + Valentines!

Well, not that I am really that concern. Valentine’s is probably one of those occasions I do not normally celebrate + thoughts of receiving surprises + flowers would have to be suppressed until the little man is big enough to surprise me with them 🙂

I know loads of people out there won’t agree with me. If truth be told, most of them are actually waiting for this single day in the year when excessive PDA is allowed + wearing matching couple’s shirt in public is actually considered cute. While a lot of people will be out on a special-night-for-two, some might have been bitten by the love bug much earlier that they’d probably be planning to tie-the-knot very soon + are busy searching for wedding djs, instead.

As for me, this month is also the month we remember our dear Mama, who passed on five years ago on February 3, which also happens to be my sister Isabel’s birthday. + instead of searching for minneapolis wedding djs or the like, I will be in the memorial park, visiting my parents’ graves or at home cooped up with my little man on Cupid’s day.

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