Wednesday, June 25, 2008

ITS FUN BEING GRANDMA

This past week I have been babysitting my sweet grand daughter Harper while her parents have been in Hawaii. It has been so much fun spending quality time with her since she lives in Utah and I live in California. We went to Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm to name a few!






She Loved helping Grandma do gardening........or maybe it was driving the golf cart!











She just loved going swimming in Grandma's swimming pool too!



Buster was a really good sport too letting her push him around in a stroller....



He was really happy to see her leave though.................

She enjoyed so much feeding the Koi fish every day!

As my son and his sweet wife and my little darling grand daughter left this morning with their drive back to Utah, as I watched them drive away with a truck load full of stuff.....I couldn't help to think that they must be thinking of the plaque I have in my house........


16 comments:

Barb said...

It is fun being Grandma! What a sweet angel she is. That sign is priceless. I'm sure my family would agree with it.

take good care,
Barb

Maryjane - The Beehive Cottage said...

Oh Ann, Harper is so darling and what fun you two had together! Looks like Buster was spoiled by Harper! Way cool, Disneyland & Knott's Berry Farm!!! Did you have a chicken dinner, rolls and a piece of boysenberry pie?! Now when do we go?!

Grandchildren are a bit of heaven here on earth!

Love,
Maryjane

Diane@A Picture is Worth.... said...

You are so right...I love being grandma!

I love your pics. Thanks for sharing

Theresa@Take A Sentimental Journey said...

what a delightful time you two had.Grandchildren are wonderful.The doggie is so cute.

Barb said...

Thank you so much for leaving the comment. We are hoping to get enough signatures. Thank you, thank you.

blessings,
Barb

Amy at Bunny Rose Cottage said...

Ann, what a precious post! Harper is just darling! I love her name too :) I spent a lot of time with my grandma growing up and those are my best memories! I think about them all the time :)

That plaque is adorable too, lol! I need to get one for my mom, lol!

Hugs,
Amy

Cindy@Cutepinkstuff said...

Love your grandma sign! You are a fun grandma!

Joanne Kennedy said...

Looks like you have been having fun and making some wonderful memories for your little one! How cute.

Oh, Rogers Gardens is right by Fashion Island on Mac Arthur. You must go! Even if it's just to walk around. It's so pretty. At Christmas time it's really done up pretty.

Hey, do you want to get together with some other fellow bloggers one day for lunch or tea downtown Orange? I'm trying to get a group together.

Let me know.

Hugs,
Joanne

celestina marie said...

Oh love that plaque. What an amazing time you had with your sweet grand daughter. So wonderful to have that special time together. She will remember this all her life. Buster looks so cute in that stroller. LOL!!I am not a grandma yet, but I hope so one day. You make it look so fun!!
hugs, Celestina
la rea rose

Aunt Jenny said...

Aw..how fun!! We have the opposite..here we are in Utah and my only granddaughter, Kayla, who will be 6 in a month..is in Calif!!
Looks like you had such a great time..and I can see she did too..maybe not so much Buster, right?? Haha
Have a great weekend!!

emily said...

Looks like you had fun with your Granddaughter, what a pretty name she has! Thanks for entering in my giveaway! Your garden is just amazing!! You also have beautiful products in your Etsy store!

Linda's Blue Gate said...

What a little sweetie... it is fun... sounds like you made her stay a dream...what a good Grandma
Hugs
Linda

Courtney said...

I showed Harper the pictures and she loved it. She said her favorites things were swimming and chasing the cat. No surprise there :-)

Rue said...

You went to my two favorite places in CA!! I miss Knott's so much....

Your granddaughter is precious :) Beautiful garen pictures too!

Hugs,
rue

LINDA said...

Such a darling granddaughter! Aren't they hte best? I do love having the girls over--for hours or days! Looks like she made the most of her time. Don't they seem more energetic than even our own kids were?
Love the sign! Thank goodness no one believes that!

Becky And Captain Dave said...

I just keep looking at your blog.
I have fallen in love with your mosaic creations and love this sign. I look forward to having grandchildren. I just can't seem to talk my children into it yet.
Becky

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