Category Archives: Babies

Herd Immunity

There has been a meme floating around that asks the question, “So you think we are smarter as a society than we used to be?” The response: “50 years ago, the owners manual for a new car told you how … Continue reading

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The Perfect Pivot

One of the most valuable benefits of smart phones is that when it seems that the world is not cooperating with your plans, you can pull out your phone, view photos/videos of your grandchildren,  . .  and not care about … Continue reading

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After A Long Monday . . .

“Winners evaluate themselves in a positive manner and look for their strengths as they work to overcome weaknesses” -Zig Ziglar They also like eating plastic, play food.  

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On Gratitude

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow. –Melody Beattie   It is amazing how one little redhead can change the way you look at the world. She helps me make sense … Continue reading

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She’s Jealous Of His Hair

Last weekend, I was hanging with my #1 granddaughter and as part of our playing, I brought up some videos on my ipad. Adeline immediately took a liking to the late, Hughie Thomasson.  I think she was a little jealous … Continue reading

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Tell Me How You Really Feel

Here is a lesson sent to me this morning by our middle daughter, the mother of our granddaughter. It was being passed around by some teachers.  The great oracle, Google, attributes it to Joey deVilla and about a dozen others. … Continue reading

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The Week In Review (No Politics. . . Mostly)

Things are starting to settle down and I’m not having to commute 262 miles each day.  Thank you to the owner of my company for providing me a place to stay. Driving that much leaves little time or mental reserves … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Adeline

Our first granddaughter, yesterday a baby, is today a toddler. Happy 1st birthday, sweet Adeline You have brought so much joy into our lives and taught us how to love at an entirely different level. I’m a lucky guy.

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No Grudge

OK, I’m posting another blog with pictures of my granddaughter and her dog, but this is funny. . . and I’m the content editor.  Selby has not been more than a few feet away from Adeline since she came home … Continue reading

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Contagious

“There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor” A quote by Charles Dickens, but personified by Miss Adeline. What can be more fun than your first taste of spaghetti and meatballs? Banging on something … Continue reading

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