Category Archives: family

The Wedding

My Family without our SaraThis is our original family, the three boys with Ed and I. Josh is getting married, he’s the youngest. Standing next to him is Andy and Ben (he’s married to Sara) is next to Andy. Ed … Continue reading

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The Shower is over

I helped my daughter-in-law, Sara host a shower for my daughter-in-law- to-be, Bianna this weekend. Since I only have sons this was a huge pleasure!We picked a theme which we had to eliminate because we couldn’t find games to go … Continue reading

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Getting ready

This weekend is the shower for my soon to be daughter-in-law, Brianna. My other daughter-in-law, Sara and I are enjoying every second of preparing for this event. I can’t tell you the things we have done, but next week I’ll … Continue reading

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The Art of Practice

“You play the way you practice.” Pop Warner (1871-1954)    American football coach (Born Glenn Scobey Warner)     painted by Andrew Brandmeyer My son won second place in the art show this weekend. I’m proud of what he can … Continue reading

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Easter has so many levels of meaning depending on your age and faith. For me it’s all about the resurrection of Christ. If you’re 3, it’s about the dress, shoes, hat and eggs! My great niece was very excited to tell … Continue reading

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We’re Growing!

We aren’t getting taller but our family is expanding. I love it! When my boys were small I never envisioned the day there would be other women in their lives. Silly me! Everyone came home New Year’s Eve for my … Continue reading

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Traditions or Predictions?

This is Andy. Cute isn’t he? He made this ornament in 2nd grade, I think. I thought I would remember everything my kids did and said that were adorable but doesn’t work that way! Andy has always been creative, making … Continue reading

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