Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Full of Grace

1.  One full week without someone I love being in a hospital.

2.  Walking around the neighborhood Peachie, we were invited to join in a hopscotch game.   What great memories that invoked!   Note to self:  need a lot of balance work.

3.  Saturday night with my butt in a float, drifting around a mountain lake, under the super moon.   Well, it was one day short of super, but oh, what a delightful sight in a fabulous setting!

4.  Introducing Martha's grand niece to the pleasures of the pool.  Babies and water - it doesn't get much better!

5.  Playing hookie from work for a couple of hours to see a matinee of Monsters University with Martha and the girls.  We try to always see the Disney/Pixar films together, a tradition I hope will continue into grand-parenthood.



7 comments:

  1. I love that tradition.

    And so glad you enjoyed the moon in a float. That sounds ... amazing, frankly.

    And obviously number 1 is the best of them all.

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    1. Yes, number 1 is absolutely the best. Unfortunately as I age, my friends and family do too and medical issues are becoming more prevalent. I dread the time when all we do is visit each other in hospitals and sit around and complain about our aches and pains.

      Like you, I needed to be in water to stay cool this weekend (no air conditioning at the camp). The moon was just incredible entertainment.

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  2. I was just remembering putting a baby in your pool and having their diaper absorb half the water!

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    1. Well, this baby went in butt naked and avoided the 100 pound diaper.

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  3. These are all wonderful! Wish I could join your gang at the lake, or at the pool. Hopscotch on, woman!

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  4. Oh how I wish you would join me too! This is an Adirondack chair just waiting for you.

    I could probably write an entire post on the obvious deterioration of my hopscotch skills. The word awkward comes to mind.

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  5. HOPSCOTCH!! Summer = hopscotch diagrams and all manner of sidewalk chalk art. ♥

    And number 1: thumbs up.

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