Category Archives: Rob

I’m A Mother and a Grandmother

 Our family, next door, came ‘over the river and through the woods’ for dessert today for Mother’s day! They brought dessert with them. Surprise!!! They made flower and Humming Bird cakes! I love it!  Rob, Haleigh, Jessica, Tyler, Elmise and Armon. Haleigh, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Rob

  Happy Birthday, Rob! My, how time is flying by! I like this picture of you, taken on your birthday, last year. You look like you’ve got something ‘up your sleeve!’ Hmmmmm! Life is very busy for you  between work, … Continue reading

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Cancer Is Gone…Again

This morning my husband, Jerry, had surgery to remove cancer from his eyelid. His lower eyelid, of all places! Cancer isn’t new to Jerry. He’s a cancer survivor. He’s had prostate and colon cancer and numerous basal cell cancers on … Continue reading

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I’m Home

At about 3:00 PM we drove into our driveway! Home. Oh how good it looked and felt! I’ve been gone for four weeks! I didn’t plan to be gone that long but that’s how it turned out! Jerry built a … Continue reading

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The Gang’s Here…minus a third…

Our Canadian family arrived on time! There are now 10 grandchildren here! South Carolina, Saskatchewan, Canada and Michigan are represented. Illinois is still to come…  We have turned the garage into a dining room! It worked great! We’ll just add … Continue reading

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Finishing The Job

Jerry has worked really hard finishing the job that was started Saturday with son-in-law, Gene, and son, Rob. The hardest part was done Saturday.      Gene with the pick.           We couldn’t have done it … Continue reading

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A Job Well Done

With all the rain and water this spring our pond way overflowed it’s banks. In fact water was running over the far side of our long circle drive. I have a few pictures of our pond overflowing. Our dock shows … Continue reading

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The Butterfly House

This morning son, Rob, and I took five kids to the Butterfly House. Fun…fun…fun! On the walk from the entrance to the butterfly house we saw these ducks in the stream. This is Haleigh, Bella was on crutches because she … Continue reading

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Our Retirement Home

Well, here we are in our last home. Our retirement home. We’ve already lived here 16 years! Yes, we’re getting old. I can’t believe it. For the most part I don’t feel old but then every once in a while … Continue reading

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Family Home

Our family was growing and we needed more room! We finally put our beginner home on the market and began looking for a bigger house or land to build another house. We found two acres of land, lots of trees … Continue reading

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