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christmas night

Christmas night finds us at my in-laws’ house for dinner and more presents.  It is quiet and calm, and the peace of Christmas is real.

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christmas day at our house

When we first had children, we spent Christmas rushing from one house to the other, trying to make all of our family happy, and in the meantime, making our children very UNhappy.  One year I declared that we were going … Continue reading

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our christmas eve

After church, it’s time for dinner and opening a few presents, and mostly just loving being together!

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thumbprint plates

Last Christmas Mylah gave me this plate I’m hoping to get another one this Christmas- maybe this one?

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Joy in the Midst

A few weeks ago my daughter Laura and her husband Greg showed up unexpectedly at our house.  Greg got their daughter Mylah out of the car.  She had something in her hand.  He came over to me and told her … Continue reading

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Weebles Wobble

Yesterday we tried to take some photos of Mylah and Evan for my etsy page.  Mylah, at six months, sits up really well.  Evan, who is six weeks younger, still topples over.  We finally got this shot. On the way … Continue reading

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What a Year

A year ago: I didn’t know I was going to be a grandmother. I had one daughter in Charlotte, one in Raleigh, and one on Tutuila. Watching Carolina Panthers games was nothing but depressing. Now: I have the two most … Continue reading

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Alpaca Kids Featured on Photo 37:4 Blog!

A while back, the beautiful Laura Wilson from Photo 37:4 photographed Mylah and Evan for me and did an amazing job.  Of course I think that my grandbabies are beautiful all the time, but when I take pictures of them, … Continue reading

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Sprinkling Stardust

Nobody  can do for little children what grandparents do Grandparents  sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little  children. ~ Alex  Haley I love this quote.  I hope that I sprinkle stardust! I know they sprinkle stardust on me!  

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there is nothing better than grandbabies at the beach

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