Tag Archives: Grandparents

My Baby’s Growing Up!

My grandbaby, Jaxon calls me “Ga!” because he has, up until recently, been unable to make his little mouth form “r’s”.  He calls my husband, “GaPa!” for the same reason.  The other day I visited with him and he actually said, “GaMa!” and although … Continue reading

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Friday Funnies for Grandmas

I LOVE being a Grandma and today I want to honour (actually poke a little fun at :)) all the Grandmothers out there with these Friday Funnies.  Enjoy!

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Good-byes

I’m convinced that the hardest thing in the world to do is say “good-bye”.  We have spent the past two weeks in Comox, B.C. attending the great “Gathering” – the Dove/Keating Reunion.  Thirty eight family members (and four dogs) 🙂  … Continue reading

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Because He Lives

I will admit that this week has not been a “fun” week for me.  I had to say “good-bye” to my sweet daughter, son-in-law and grandbaby, Jaxon on Wednesday, as they moved from Alberta to Kentucky so my son-in-law can … Continue reading

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Baby Feet

My grandbaby, Jaxon has recently discovered his toes.  With delight he grabs at his feet and then with the flexibility only a baby can muster at five months of age, he puts his big toe in his mouth and sucks contentedly.  … Continue reading

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Graduation

My daughter headed off to Lethbridge shortly after her high school graduation, to go to university to get her Education degree.  It was a tear-filled day for me as we said, “Good-bye” and left her there at the student residences on … Continue reading

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Whine Kicking

Last May I wrote an article on “Mood Kicking”, a good reminder from Oswald Chambers that “moods never go by praying, moods go by kicking”.  Well Oswald is kicking it again…this time we’re whine kicking! Last Friday, after spending two … Continue reading

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Celebrating Life

I remember so well cradling my step-niece’s little newborn head on the afternoon of July 8th, 1990.  As I smiled at Rachel’s tiny little face I was struck by how I was holding a new life in my hand, when only a few … Continue reading

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Grand Day!

All that I thought of as I waited patiently (or impatiently as the case may be), for news from the hospital was that my baby was now having a baby.  Memories of her childhood washed over me as I recalled … Continue reading

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