Category Archive: grandchildren

Learning to Write

A Love Not Equaled

I used to always hear that being a grandparent was the best thing in the world. That there was no other love like the love for a grandchild. Well I can tell you… Continue reading

Happy 4th Birthday Morgan

181/365 Running With Determination

122/365 Someone’s Not Happy

66/365 The Grandkids Visit

Every now and then we have the grandkids overnight. And while a large amount of time may not go by in between sleepovers it is amazing that when they are so young the… Continue reading

15/365 The Grandkids Visit

What the house looks like at 6 am when the grandkids come to visit!

5/365 My Grandson Bryce

Today I had to make it two images. Look how big my grandson Bryce is getting. So adorable!

Another Christmas Come and Gone

Another Christmas has come and gone. Months of hustle and bustle then it’s all over in the blink of an eye. This year we did things a little different and it was nice.… Continue reading

I Couldn’t Resist

Time with the grandkids is always the most important time for me. Nothing is so precious as the memories they create!

Today I Turn 55!

Today is my 55th birthday, which we celebrated yesterday. It could not have been a more perfect day. I spent time with my hubby, son, daughter, son-in-law and three grandchildren.Hubby made dinner and… Continue reading

What Were They Thinking

You have to wonder sometimes what is going through their minds!

If Only Dressing Barbie Was The World’s Biggest Concern

Since last Friday the news has been full of story upon story of bombings, attempted bombings and death. Day after day it is some new horrible tragedy or attempt at one. I came… Continue reading

I’ve Lost My MoJo!

And this is how I have been feeling of late. I am in a slump and just can’t seem to pull myself out of it. I’ve lost my Mojo! My drive and ambition… Continue reading

It’s Been A While

Can you believe I haven’t posted any photos of my grandchildren since around the holidays? I can’t! But there’s been so much going on I kind of put my photo taking on the… Continue reading

Traditions

There are times when traditions are very important to me especially when it involves family. One tradition my daughter and I have had for years is our annual Christmas Cookie Bake. We get… Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving!

As we celebrate this holiday with family and friends it is a day to remember what we are thankful for! What are you thankful for? Here are some of mine:   My hubby… Continue reading

Welcome Bryce Christopher

And we finally met the new member of our family, our grandson Bryce Christopher! \

I’m Back After a Little Convalescing

Paris Maine last February Well it’s been just about three weeks from my last post. During that time I had a viral infection for 10 days of which I ran a temp of… Continue reading

Emma Time

I am warning you all now. Because I am spending the week in Maine with my granddaughter and daughter there are going to be a lot of photos of them both. In particular… Continue reading

The Last Vestiges of Mommy and Emma Time.

I am in Maine this week with my daughter Allison and granddaughter Emma. Just some girl time. The girls are taking advantage of some of their last Mommy and me time before baby… Continue reading

Morgan

I thank god everyday because I am blessed with two beautiful granddaughters! Each in their own right is so pretty. They’re gorgeous and yet they look nothing alike. Morgan is like a little… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = DELIGHT

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Just Another Glimpse

Another glimpse of the special moments that my husband and I get to spend with our granddaughters. This was taken several weeks ago while we were at the beach. Papa was carrying Emma… Continue reading

Morgan Learns to throw Stones at the Beach

This past holiday weekend my son Rob took his daughter Morgan to the beach. After she watched him throw stones into the ocean she decided she was ready to give it a try… Continue reading

Summer with the Girls

I love summertime. Beyond the obvious reasons of beautiful weather it gives hubby and I more time to spend with family, in particular our granddaughters. As a parent you are so distracted with… Continue reading

The Adventures of Emma and Morgan

The relationship between my two granddaughters Emma and Morgan continues to grow. It’s obvious that the girls love to spend time together. It’s been so fun to watch them develop from babies to… Continue reading

A Full Belly Laugh

I have been chronicling both my granddaughters’ development over the past year and a half. It always strikes me how quickly they change when I notice a new and sometimes small milestone. I… Continue reading

Come on Everyone Let’s Sing

One thing my granddaughter Emma doesn’t lack is personality. She just oozes it! She draws attention to herself effortlessly. Or there are times when she doesn’t have enough attention and goes out of… Continue reading

Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder. When you are a grandparent and your grandchildren are young, they are the most beautiful & precious things on the face of the… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = RIPPLE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

That’s My Ball!

Our granddaughter Emma came to spend a weekend with us several weeks ago. Of course we always have to give her some kind of little treat. So this particular time we bought her… Continue reading

Have You Ever Seen Anything so Cute?

My two granddaughters are not even two until the end of July beginning of August and already you can see the tight bond they share. They love to visit with one another and… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = PENSIVE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Miss Morgan Comes for a Visit

Our granddaughter Morgan came for a visit this weekend. She is into everything now. On the go constantly. Doesn’t sit for more than a minute at a time. I remember when her Dad… Continue reading

A Visit With Emma!

Today we went up to Allison and Chris’ house for dinner. It was an opportunity to spend some time with our granddaughter Emma. It seems as though only days can pass and yet… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = ADORE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Blessed with Another Memorable Christmas!

Emma, my granddaughter. My daughter Allison and son-in-law Chris’ daughter. I almost don’t want to say this because I’m afraid I will jinx myself but I feel so blessed to have had another… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = VARIETY

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = POSSIBILITIES

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Here I go again… proud Nana!

My granddaughter Morgan! Too beautiful for words!

Look Who Stopped By for a Visit

IF YOU LIKE THIS… THEN YOU’LL LOVE THIS…

Our Word View – Word of the Week = GREGARIOUS

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE OCEAN,… Continue reading

The Eyes Have It – Morgan

Morgan’s First Birthday

CLICK ANY IMAGE TO GO TO GALLERY!

Learning to Share

A Father’s Day Picnic

Best Buds – Cousins Blueberry Crumble Margaritas Emma Morgan Harry Brady New father’s and their babies Papa takes a nap Bob and Morgan Puggy The Picnic

The Ideal Life in Maine

Allison and friends go for a walk The Swamp Monster Harry Hummingbird Feeder All that fresh air wipes them out. A field of dandelions The Martin Residence

Time With GG (Great Grandmother)

Let Sleeping Babies Lie