Category Archives: Family

Family Friday: The Birthday Boys

February is a big birthday month for our family. Garrett, our youngest grandchild turned nine. Chris, his dad and our oldest son, is just a little bit further ‘over the hill’. Happy birthday CW and Big G! Love you.

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Family Friday: Wait for It

Tied at the end of the game. Play is in overtime with just a few seconds to go before the buzzer. Wait for it. Wait for it. Garret scores the winning shot! Fans cheering, kids screaming. Now it’s off to … Continue reading

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Annual Christmas Pic

From quiet to chaos to calm. That’s how I would describe our Christmas day. Starting with a prayer of thanksgiving, singing Happy Birthday to Jesus, filling our tummies with way too much food and then on to gift-giving. We ended … Continue reading

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Cousins

It’s rare that we can round up all of the cousins for a picture. This is one of my favorites. Happy Thanksgiving everyone.

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Early Turkey Day

Each year in November Garrett’s school has a special Thanksgiving lunch for Grandparents. It’s exciting to see so many Grandparents taking part in the event. Laughter, smiles and hugs fill the lunchroom. And then there’s the food. Turkey, dressing, cranberry … Continue reading

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Thankful

These men served with my husband at the Tuy Hoa AFB in Vietnam. They, along with approximately 100 other veterans, met once a year to rekindle old friendships. They are a few of many who deserve our thanks for their … Continue reading

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Double Digits

Today Sarah celebrates her 10th birthday. She’s now part of the double digit birthday crowd. She’s standing by her new vanity that was refurbished by Papa Mac. The design was hers, from the colors to the knobs. Happy birthday sweet … Continue reading

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