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Thursday, October 03, 2019

I figured out the problem of Frank's birthday present. He has traumatic cerebral palsy, so in his name I made a contribution to United Cerebral Palsy of Northern California. He's very loving and caring, so I know he'll approve.

Meantime, my niece Manda posted a new picture today of my great-niece Angie. She just started middle school, but she looks so grown-up! Great-auntie bragging time: she's an honor student, a soccer star and a talented musician. She also has a razor-sharp sense of humor and seems to have inherited the smart-(aleck) gene from both parents. She's growing up WAY too fast.

Also, my friend Lauren just had a gorgeous baby girl named Lilly. I knitted a blanket for her, and Lauren just posted a picture. A member of one of the knitting groups I belong to on Facebook said, "She's a perfect pink Lilly in her green Lilly pad." I love that!

My roommate transferred out yesterday and the bed hasn't been reassigned yet, so I slept like a rock last night. I just took some Ativan (anti-anxiety), so hopefully I can relax enough to get some knitting done.

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    You had a mother's know-how to handle the birthday present idea. Congrats on your decision. It's always so nice when we can share pictures of little ones who are so full of love. Some days you think things can't get any better than that and it would be true.

    Enjoy your peace and quiet and I hope and pray that your next roommate will just be quiet like yourself.

    Have a blessed day! Cheers!!
    46 days ago
    Loved the pics. Grat idea for your son's gift. Enjoy a quiet day. emoticon
    47 days ago
    Great idea for Frank's birthday gift. As for the pictures of Angie and Lilly, both are absolutely beautiful.
    47 days ago
    Thanks for sharing such beautiful photos!
    47 days ago
  • LIS193
    Great family pictures!
    Glad you had a good nights sleep, it makes all the difference
    47 days ago
    Lovely to know what you did for Frank's birthday present. Loved Lily so very pretty.
    47 days ago
    Angie is very pretty!!!

    "She's a perfect pink Lilly in her green Lilly pad." I love that too! emoticon

    I also love what you did in Frank's name for his birthday! Who wouldn't like that??
    47 days ago

    Comment edited on: 10/3/2019 11:54:56 PM
    Lauren is very grown-up! Lilly is a cutie(my youngest granddaughter is also named Lilly)! Nice gift for your son! Hope you got some knitting finished since your room-mate has been moved.
    47 days ago
  • LINDA!
    Manda and Lily are adorable. What a wonderful gift for your dear son's birthday!!
    48 days ago
    Awwwww, your great niece is beautiful! And Lily . . . precious baby! Thanks for sharing.

    So glad for you at least you have some respite from the roommate.
    48 days ago
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