Category Archives: Sydney

Monday…Already…?

Where did the week go? I said I’d write a new post every Monday…so here we are! My granddaughter, Bella, was here for two weeks. She’s a delightful girl with a very pleasant personality. I can’t believe she’s 12 years … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Sydney

Happy Birthday, Sydney! Fifteen today! Twenty-one of May! She’s a very active, busy, happy girl. She’s a flutist. She’ll be going to music camp for the third summer this year. She’s plays in her high school band. She takes riding lessons … Continue reading

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Holland Tulip Festival

  Yesterday Armon, one of my grandsons, and I drove to Holland, Michigan to watch one of my granddaughters, Sydney, perform in the Tulip Festival Parade! I never drive and talk on my cell phone so Armon was my phone … Continue reading

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I Love My Family

Two weekends in a row we’ve had family here…and I loved it! Last weekend our oldest son, Ted and his daughters, Sydney and Isabella, were here. This weekend our oldest daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Gene were here. We had … Continue reading

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What a Lovely Time

  Here is my beautiful family who came to visit over Easter! Bella, Ted and Sydney! Sydney is standing on a lower step, she’s not really that short! Aren’t they beautiful?! One of my lovely families! I have four more… … Continue reading

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Christmas Day 2013

Christmas day is the second most important day of the year. It’s the day we celebrate the birth of Jesus as a baby. It means different things to different people. I’m reminded here of a Bible study I once led … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Ted

Happy Birthday, Ted! I’m sorry this is late. Computers can be very undependable when they are new and not understood. That’s my experience at present. I hope you had a very good and happy birthday. November 10 was the day. … Continue reading

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Living Out My Dream

I have a granddaughter who is actually living out my dream. From the time I can remember I’ve wanted a horse to ride, a horse to take care of, a horse to call mine. I’m too old now…but one of … Continue reading

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Where Are They Going?

Where are they going? My grandchildren, I mean. Haleigh…where are you going? You look so beautiful in your new homecoming dress!         Last spring I took pictures of my granddaughters walking away from me.   Sydney, you … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Sydney

Happy Birthday, Sydney! About 11 or 12 years ago I was having trouble remembering May 21 as your birthday. You were just a tiny little girl when you told me your birthday is 21 of May! I’ve never forgotten it … Continue reading

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