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Having fun at Great Grandmas #familytime

Having fun at Great Grandmas #familytime

I have always been close to my grandma so it was inevitable that the kiddies would be close to their great grandma. We try to go there and visit every other week, albeit that can be troublesome with all of the clubs. Having fun is important for the kids at Grandmas, as it is for Grandma herself. There are lots of things we do together, and we try to make it as stress free as possible.  VIEW the POST

Thursday thoughts – 364 days

Thursday thoughts – 364 days

364 days has passed, tomorrow is the day that I have been dreading for 364 days. The year, the day that a year has passed. How can a year have passed already? Well, it has. I think about it a lot, that week in the hospice. But not often for the bad reasons. I think about Grandad and I remember happy times, things that make me smile. It is hard at times, when I feel low, I just want to cuddle him. One day! VIEW the POST

91 Years ago…

91 Years ago…

...in 1923, a very special man was born today, my Grandad. After last years 90th celebration it's sad to think he's not here with us today, in person. But he will be with us in our thoughts and the family are getting together, which will be lovely. VIEW the POST

A happy/sad clear out

Today and yesterday I helped my Grandma sort out some of the stuff in her house, it was a very bitter sweet task. Grandma's house has been the same since I was born, more or less, so making changes doesn't feel right. But some lovely things came out of it... VIEW the POST