Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Photo Op

*Before*


*After*


Just thought I'd share a little of what's happening over our way--cousins Nicholas and Adrian (and Angelica, tho she isn't in the picture) are together for the first time. Before and after...sometimes it's only a matter of seconds!

Don't let the "after" picture deceive you. We're having a ball--and this grandma is soaking it all up. What first-time summer adventures are you having? Got any before-and-after stories?

"If your baby is 'beautiful and perfect, never cries or fusses, an angel all the time'
...you're probably the grandma." --Teresa Bloomingdale

10 comments:

  1. Love the quote~ I'll be sharing it with my parents and mother-in-law!

    Those pictures made me laugh out loud and I had to show this post to my husband. They are precious!

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  2. The pictures are really cute. And the quote is absolutely true.

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  3. Aw, too cute! :) Look at those chubby cheeks!

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  4. Those babies really look alike!

    Before and after? How about what life was like when we were young, unattached, untouched by all that would happen to us later? Before I got married... Before my kids were born... Before I went back to school... Maybe even, before I started to write...

    Every once in awhile I yearn for a "before" time. But mostly I like the afters.

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  5. hahaha... funny quote!
    Love those pics!!!!
    Thanks for helping out with Nicholas! He sure loves his grandma!

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  6. Happy to share the pics and quote--thanks, everyone for stopping in :-) And Peggy--you're right, there's much to be said about the "before" (and can be quite a source to draw from in writing, don't you think?), but the "afters"...? Yep, I mostly like the afters, too!

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  7. Oh, Kenda, you are so right about our "befores" being a source for our writing! Where would our imaginations be without memories to fuel them?

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  8. They both are too cute for words! And, yes, they do look alike. Lovely share.

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  9. Enjoy!!!! I love being a grandma!

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