Since many of our family members don’t get to see them very often and since two really awesome guys are having birthdays, we got together to celebrate.
These two little girls became instant best friends forever.
Does anyone know the genealogical relationship between children that share the same great-grandparents (their grandparents are sisters) ?
Cambrie is my grandchild and Olivia is my sisters grandchild ~ I think that makes them second cousins?
our niece, Toni (with her cousin, Jamie’s baby Jethro) (1st cousin once removed?)
my brother, Frank and our son-in-law, Brad
my sister-in-law, Arlene and our daughter Jill
Carol, me, Carol’s daughter Chris and Chris’ daughter Alexis
Little one enjoying a movie in Mom-Mom and Pop-Pop’s room
Many years ago, our sister-in-law began a tradition of snapping Christmas photos of my brother (her husband) my sister and I.
They have become cherished memories for each of us.
(USS Battleship New Jersey in background)
Two opening ceremonies were held for the bridge: A July 1st ceremony which opened the bridge to 100,000 pedestrians. Here is a Scenes from Old Philadelphia link to a few great photo of the opening of the bridge (see the first 10 photos). The second opening ceremony was on Monday, July 5, 1926 for Calvin Coolidge, the President of the United States.
~ Our return route posted here ~
Our daughter, Jill was telling me how recently she used a saying with her children that she remembered her dad saying to her as a child as she and her sisters prepared for bedtime. She knew he learned it from his mom and wondered where it came from. John would tell the girls, “Time for Kitty White’s Party”. Continue Reading
from my friend, Cheryl: