Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

    JSTETSER   150,715
150,000-199,999 SparkPoints

The Front Pack

Monday, November 11, 2013

Well over 30 years ago, I received this lovely front pack from my mother for my first son. It is a Snugli, well made and something that babies have loved to be in because of the closeness to Mom, and the feeling of security that it brings. I used the pack for both of my sons, and also for all the babies who would come to my day care. For many years, I ran a day care by day, and attended college at night. The day came when I closed the day care, and I stored the front pack in the attic for this special day.
Today I will spend the day with my grand baby Lina while my DS and my DIL take exams at med school. This is going to be an exciting day!

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
BAMAJAM 11/13/2013 12:33PM

  Oh-- What a precious picture!
Your son, daughter-in-law, and sweet Lina--are so fortunate to have YOU!
(I also cared for children in day care. It was labor, but a labor of love.)

Report Inappropriate Comment
MJ7DM33 11/12/2013 3:20PM


Report Inappropriate Comment
FLAMENM 11/12/2013 12:19AM

    Hope you had a wonderful day with the grandbaby!

Report Inappropriate Comment
MSLZZY 11/11/2013 11:31PM

    What a wonderful way to bring memories back and make new ones. HUGS!

Report Inappropriate Comment
LALMEIDA 11/11/2013 11:02PM


Report Inappropriate Comment
68ANNE 11/11/2013 10:28PM

    Aah, very special and so sweet

Report Inappropriate Comment
GRAMMYEAC 11/11/2013 10:21PM

    How thoughtful to bring along your Snugli!

Hope you had a wonderful day with your grand daughter!

Report Inappropriate Comment
LIVEDAILY 11/11/2013 7:22PM

    So Sweet!!

Report Inappropriate Comment
MAMISHELI53 11/11/2013 7:06PM

    Snugglies are great!
But I've a friend in Peru from the mountain region who'd bind her babies on in a traditional way, with the colorful hand-woven fabric, arranged just so.

Report Inappropriate Comment
MARION-S 11/11/2013 4:38PM

    Grandchildren are such a blessing emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment


Report Inappropriate Comment
ADVENTURESEEKER 11/11/2013 12:52PM

    How lovely! My mom had a snugli as well. Very handy things to have.

Report Inappropriate Comment
SVELTEWARRIOR 11/11/2013 12:48PM

    What a beautiful photo!!!!!!!!!!!! How about the babysitter helping out where she can??? emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
JACKIE542 11/11/2013 10:54AM

    I also have one of those front packs, I loved it so did our kids. Great picture! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
1CRAZYDOG 11/11/2013 9:21AM

    That picture is e love! Brought tears to my eyes. Beautiful beyond words. Thanks for showing.

Report Inappropriate Comment
SANDRALEET 11/11/2013 8:41AM

    love the picture emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
NASFKAB 11/11/2013 8:37AM

  what a precious thing all the best

Report Inappropriate Comment
IOEINC 11/11/2013 8:06AM

    What a wonderful picture!! I had one of those for all 3 of my kids!! I have it set aside too if the day ever comes to use it for grandkids. Have a wonderful day helping out!! I am sure little Lina knows that Grandma is there and is just loving it!!

Good luck to your son and DIL on their exams!!!


Report Inappropriate Comment
NUTRON3 11/11/2013 7:39AM

    Awwww, have a wonderful time

Report Inappropriate Comment

    How wonderful!

Report Inappropriate Comment
TAICHIDANCER 11/11/2013 7:24AM

    I love this picture.

Report Inappropriate Comment
MOTHEPRO 11/11/2013 6:46AM


Report Inappropriate Comment
JSTETSER 11/11/2013 6:37AM

    I just found out that DIL has her regular babysitter watching Lina. I will still have a great day helping out where I can!
Things might not be my perfect plan, but I can roll with it!

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post

Log in to post a comment.

Disclaimer: Weight loss results will vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as a typical result of following the SparkPeople program.

Other Entries by JSTETSER