Category Archives: Holidays

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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Final Look

A week ago I posted pictures of the first (and probably the last) snow of the season in Marietta. After 10 inches, this is the final look. What a rare treat for the holidays!

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Storm Trooper or R2D2?

Anyone looking for an outfit to wear to the office Christmas party?

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Let it Snow

The first snowfall of the season…a rare treat in Atlanta.

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Christmas Rewind: Hidden Gem

R and D…that’s us, along with a hidden gem from the past. How many of you remember bubble lights? Did you have them on your tree?

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Christmas Rewind: Because of Him

This is the nativity scene we put under our first Christmas tree 32 years ago. It’s rather plain and simple by today’s standards, just like the birth of a baby boy born in a stable over 2000 years ago. No … 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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Trick or Treat

From preppy to scary, the grandkids were ready Tuesday night for whatever trick or treat they encountered.

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