Tag Archives: granddaughter

July, 2018

Fifty years ago this month, my wife and I were married.  For giggles and grins, our 15 year old granddaughter tried on the wedding dress in our back yard.  Her brother was not amused. Thought for the Day:  If you … Continue reading

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Fifth Birthday

My granddaughter is five years old today.  In this picture, she is wearing a knit outfit that her great grandmother made for Ava’s grandmother.  All of our granddaughters have had their pictures taken in this or other outfits made by … Continue reading

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I was outside my comfort zone — in a dark arena with a lit stage, surrounded by screaming fans and ear-splitting “music”.  On stage were energetic, athletic and fresh-faced middle-school girls looking possessed by the noise. My granddaughter’s cheer team was competing … Continue reading

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Nana’s Hat

  I was at the Saunders County Fair last week to watch my oldest granddaughter compete in three horsemanship events.  Between events we would walk around and mingle with the crowd.  I was able to catch my youngest granddaughter (3) … Continue reading

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Double Exposure

I merged a recent profile shot of my granddaughter with a photo I had taken of the statue of a girl waiting in the train station at the Durham Museum. Not too bad a match.  The combined image is more profound than I … Continue reading

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Cheerleaders

I attended my first cheer leading exhibition this past weekend; it was a dress rehearsal for my granddaughter’s cheer team before they enter the competition season.  I didn’t know what to expect from a bunch of middle-school cheer leader wannabees. … Continue reading

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Homecoming

It’s homecoming weekend and I had the privilege of photographing my 16 year-old granddaughter before she left.   A junior, this is her first big formal party she’s attended. I can’t believe my oldest grandchild is all grown up, doing so … Continue reading

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