Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Families are like fudge - mostly sweet with a few nuts…

The Girl and her beau came to visit for four days. They brought my grandbaby, too, and don’t think for a minute that I didn’t talk to him so she would know what my voice sounds like. Did you see what I did there? That’s so the baby will know it doesn’t matter if he is a girl or she is a boy. Grandma will love you always!

We had such a great time. I’m sure you’re dying to know all the things we did.

Well, we did a little of this…

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a LOT of this…

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With the Girl around, there is always some silliness…

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They never missed an opportunity to pose for us…

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But the best pose of all?

Was this one…

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How many parents get to see their daughter become engaged?!
The cougars at the next table sure enjoyed it, too!

Congratulations to my Girl and MJ!

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Thank you for letting us be a part of your special moment.

Then off they went, to live happily ever after. I miss them already.

13 comments:

  1. What a great visit! Congratulations to the happy couple. Your daughter is beautiful and her future husband is very handsome. What a nice little family they will be.

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  2. You had me at the seafood. Dang that looked good.

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  3. Aww Dawn! I love all your posts, but this one made me cry.

    Just the sweetest thing ever.

    Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Where was that? I'm trying to place the restaurant! And she doesn't look preggers at all!

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  5. Aww so sweet! That gave me goose bumps. So glad you were able to be there and witness such a wonderful occasion!!

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  6. Sounds like a great visit.

    You must be an awesome MIL (to be) for your daughter's fiance to want to include you at such as important time.

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  7. Awww. It brought a smile to this old hopeless romantic's heart. They are such a cute couple. Congratulations all around!

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  8. As the mother of MJ (soon to be son-in-law) thank you so much for sharing the pics. I heard all about it but pictures are worth a thousand words. Can't wait to meet you Dawn (and Steve). Other Grandma-to-be

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  9. I'm crying in my coffee right now! What an adorable couple - you must be so proud and happy. What an awesome summer this is turning into!

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  10. Awwww, that's so wonderful that he waited to propose in front of you!! And your daughter is hot.

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  11. What a gorgeous couple! That's going to be one pretty grandbaby.

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  12. Somebody looks just like her mom!

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  13. Congratulations! So happy for you. :)
    Juice

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