It was the first of hopefully many "Grandparent's Day" events at our grandchildren's school. My husband and I were thrilled to have the opportunity to attend, and were greeted at the door. Since our two grandchildren are only 11 months apart in age, they are both in the first grade. We had decided that my husband would go with our grandson and I would go in the other first grade class with our granddaughter. The classroom was beautifully decorated, and the teacher offered a warm welcome.
It was so special!
Together my granddaughter and I worked at solving her word puzzle. The class did poetry and sang
cute songs together for the grandparents.
Here is my husband with the grandchildren right before lunch.
The children had decorated papers about their grandparents and had them displayed in the hallway.
It read..."My pa paw is loving." "My pa paw is fun". And then my part..." My ma maw has grate(great) chereoies"(Cheerios). Really...that is all he had to say. After "all" I have done for him over the years. All the love, the time, the attention, and the teaching I did for him and he says, that I have
Well, I must admit it did give me a good laugh, and I am sure it will remain in my family's memories for a long time. Isn't that how life is? When you think you might be getting something right, you
find out that it isn't as right as you might have thought.
I love the little guy and I will continue to serve him his bowls of Cheerios, but I now will do it
with a smile in my heart.
That's it for now.
Lessons in humility help us grow...right?
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