I'm a Grandma x4 now :-)
My oldest daughter, Emily, gave birth to my fourth Grandchild on 7/8/15 :-) After multiple trips to the hospital with preterm labor from 32 weeks on, she went all the way to 38 weeks and delivered Tekla 2 days prior to her scheduled C-section.
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Baby Kinleigh :-)Born 11/18/14
This week brought the birth of my third Grandchild and first Granddaughter, Kinleigh Nikole. She was born Tuesday and looks so tiny! She was 6-9, so little compared to her big brother that was 8-15.5!
Here are a couple pics of her:
4th of July Parade and Fireworks
The awesome fireworks in Old Town Manassas. This video is just about 3 minutes of the whole thing. Sorry I couldn't get it to play facing the correct way , but it's still an incredible display. Each year an anonymous businessman donates 100,000 ... Read more
Dave and I took advantage of the last day of a beautiful long weekend and went to a local state part, Leesylvania. I love it there. There are so many different trails to walk on, including a "Fit Trail" that has stations throughout that let you ... Read more
Memorial Day Weekend/Aaron's Birthday
I enjoyed a great day with friends and family! We missed Mom and Larry, Emily and Joey and Dave's sisters, Katherine and Barbara.
We also celebrated Aaron's 26th birthday, which is tomorrow.
Here are a few pics:
My little garden
This is my little garden. Not as big as in prior years, but it will be fine for us. Here is Meghan tilling it. We rented a tiller and took turns doing it, when one got tired, the other took over for awhile.
Rembering Lori. RIP my dear friend, our Little_Queen :-(
I was so saddened to get the call this morning and hear that our dear sweet Lori (Little_Queen) had passed away overnight. We knew she had been sick but had heard she had a good day the day prior and were hopeful that things would start to turn ... Read more
Getting ready for Christmas
I love to decorate for holidays and am so happy to be in a new house. For those of you that don't know me very well, or those I haven't had a chance to really talk to in some time, my husband and I separated quite some time ago and in October, m... Read more
Thanksgiving at Mom's
My blog is a little late, but we had a great time at Mom's for Thanksgiving. It was a short trip for us because we had to get back to take care of the doggies, but it was still nice. Here are a few pics from that day:
We had a nice time at the Halloween party last evening! Here's Meghan and I and what we wore:
Here's the spider and monster eye eggs I made to take with us:
Washington Capitals Autograph Party~Let's go Caps!!
Those that know me well, know I am a die hard Caps fan. I LOVE hockey and I love my Caps. I rarely miss a game. My daughter-in-law Amber's friend has season tickets. I wish I could afford them, but they are way out of my league price wise. I go ... Read more
RIP Prancer :-(
RIP Prancer You along with the 7 other "reindeer" puppies were born right before Christmas in 2004. You ... Read more
Levi's 2nd Birthday Party!
Today was Levi's 2nd birthday party. It was so nice being with friends and family, especially with Emily, Joey and AJ up from North Carolina to join us. Only wish Brandon and Lisa could have made it, but they did come to visit me yesterday with ... Read more
Almost 4 year log in streak, I guess I'm a defintely a daily sparker!
I have been on Spark People for 4 years now. In the beginning I didn't log on everyday, but starting in about October of 2009, I got involved in the Rootin' for Ruby team and their Sparktoberfest challenge and since then, I haven't missed a day ... Read more
Meghan's high school graduation :-)
After all of that rain on Friday, we had a beautiful day for Meghan's graduation yesterday! It did rain just a little at the end, but it quickly cleared and it was inside so it didn't really matter. Mom and Larry drove up for it which was really... Read more
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