BC: This book is for you, because... "There is no better friend than a sister. And there is no better sister than you." Love Your Sister, Brooke
2: A sister shares childhood memories and grown-up dreams.
4: Brooke: Age 1-4 | One of the virtues of being very young is that you don't let the facts get in the way of your imagination.
5: Deanna: Age 1-4 | "I learned to walk as a baby and I haven't had a lesson since." - Marilyn Monroe
6: Brooke: Age 5-8 | “Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about.” Marilyn Monroe
7: Deanna: Age 5-8 | "“What are little girls made of? Sugar and spice, and everything nice, that's what little girls are made of” ~ Nursery Rhyme
8: "A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous." Coco Chanel | Brooke: | Age 9-12
9: "A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous." Coco Chanel | Deanna: | Age 9-12
10: Brooke: Age 13-17
11: Deanna: Age 13-Present
12: Brooke: Age 18-Present
13: "I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles." Audrey Hepburn
14: "A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination." - Nelson Mandela "Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her." - Mia Hamm "Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships." - Michael Jordan "Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
15: Deanna: Age 16-Future | You are strong | Strength | Intelligence | Beauty | The sky is the limit...
16: No matter where you go, you'll always have a sister who loves you.
19: Sisters are different flowers from the same garden.
21: Daring | lovEable | beAutiful | geNuine | eNthusiastic | brAve
22: "Nature's great masterpiece, an elephant; the only harmless great thing." | You love elephants..
23: "Whoever said you can't buy happiness forgot little puppies." ~ Gene Hill | I love puppies...
24: “A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves - a special kind of double.” Toni Morrison
25: "How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone." Coco Chanel (Leo)
26: "You can't teach people to be lazy - either they have it, or they don't" | I love sleeping...
27: "No one has ever drowned in their sweat." | You love running...
28: You are tall...
29: “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is You-er than You.” Dr. Seuss | I am short...
30: To: Deanna | *Chance has made us sisters, ...but our hearts make us friends*
31: "A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life."