I sent Chance off on his trip to China this morning. My youngest flew the nest a few years ago when he moved to Richmond to go to college though Reston is still his home base. Now he is away for the summer and I have to think about him and worry about him and look forward to him returning to US soil safe and sound.
A month ago I was charting Nick's travels to Afghanistan. Now I am charting Chance's travels to Beijing!
They all grow up so fast. At times, when they are in your life full time, it seems like they will never grow up. Then Poof, they're gone, on their own, independent. Wow, what a ride this parenting thing is!