baby bump

So in love already…

Our daughter and son-in-law are expecting their first child.

And our entire family is eagerly awaiting the warm welcome we will bestow upon this ‘little-one,’ as he or she becomes the newest added member to our (oft’ times) crazy family-unit this Spring!

There are so many things I can already imagine doing with and for our expectant grandchild! And don’t even get me started on the special feelings & emotions that take place when your own child is expecting one of their own. (Tissue Box alert!) Is it just me???  Because as the weeks go by and the big day draws closer and closer I have found you want to share so many things you’ve discovered while raising them. All of which now seem to have become bygone-days, far too quickly!

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the list(s)

January has arrived!

And ushering in with it is not only another New Year

but the many, many, many, scribbled lists of promises made.

(Usually tied to a resolution for permanent change.)

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Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters on Unsplash

I have been reading, all across the cyber-sphere, the many, many, many lists.

For change.

For improvement.

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rum punch!

DEAR SON-IN-LAW,

(OF-WHICH-I’M-PROUD-TO-CALL-YOU!)

You have enriched our family
with warmth, charm and wit ..
Please don’t change, or rearrange
yourself one little bit!

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Your laughter spreads a happiness
to cheer the heart and home ..
Your friendly charming spirit is
quite simply all we’ve known!

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So, take pleasure in your birthday
as you celebrate the day ..
With family beside you
to bring  good times all the way!

Happy Birthday Son-in-law!

We love you and are counting our blessings as we celebrate your special day!!!

…especially as we take a moment to explain

(which may be either fact or fiction???)

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