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Friday, August 4, 2017

The Big ONE!




Guess who has had a birthday? It seems hard to believe that our sweet little Noah is now ONE year old! Time sure flies. It is so wonderful having him living much closer so we now see him much more often. What joy he brings to our lives.

We didn't actually see him on his birthDAY (they went camping that weekend) but he was here for several days just before his birthday as well as a few days the week previous, so I have lots of recent photos to share.






Look at that sweet little face... isn't he just totally the cutest little bug?!





Noah is a solid little guy at over 25 pounds and is a good little eater. He likes most things, and when he REALLY likes something, you know it! He can make it disappear before you turn around. It's not hard to tell he really likes Grammy's homemade spaghetti sauce... Although it looks like most of it went onto his face, he actually DID swallow a good amount as well...










Since his birthday was just a few days away, we had to have a special dessert. Fresh picked strawberries with lots of whipped cream fit the bill. We just sat the bowl in front of him and let him go at it.. what fun! Here is the progression...

"Strawberries and whipped cream!"

"Yummm, these are so good, Grammie!"

"I want to get every last bit!"

"I think there's still some cream, but I can get it if I lick the bowl..."

"Would this work as a hat, do you think?"

Peace,
Linda

He's tender and bashful but boyish and brute, impossibly clever and cunningly cute!

9 comments:

Country Gal said...

WOW ! one already my how they grow so fast . Lovely photos . Happy Birthday Noah ! Thanks for sharing , Have a good weekend !

Vee said...

He is cute! And it's always great to have a good eater. (And where did this year fly to? I had to shake my head because it seems as if Noah was just born a week ago.)

Jennifer said...

Happy birthday, Noah! Good to see a young bloke enjoying his food....or his 'tucker', as we say here.

Karen said...

Adorable photos, Linda - especially the strawberries and cream! So wonderful that you are nearby to enjoy him.

Sandi Mac said...

I feel the same way about fresh berries and cream!!!

Linda H said...

And do you lick the bowl, and then wear it as a hat, Sandi Mac?

Janet said...

Such a cutie! Love your little poem about the boy. Happy birthday to him!

GailM. said...

Where did that year go. He's such a cute little boy. Oh, your foodie pictures are so funny. What a mess!! Love it.

Pamela Gordon said...

What an adorable little boy he is, Linda! You got some sweet photos of him and I think he likes his food. ;) I hope you're enjoying the summer. It sure is going by fast!

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