Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Happy 21st!

Sunrise, sunset
Sunrise, sunset
Swiftly flow the days
Seedlings turn overnight to sunflowers
Blossoming even as we gaze

This special girl young lady -- my first 'grand' -- will always hold a special place in my heart! 
Just as I was geographically estranged from my own grandparents, DH and I aren't able to visit Sarah and her sister in Alabama as often as we'd like.

Still, it's been a privilege to witness Sarah evolve -- from a sassy little live wire, to a kind, soft-spoken coed ...
... mom's confidant
... dad's football buddy (War Eagle!) 
... and most recently, 'Daniel's girl':  someone who seems to have appreciated receiving a baby goat ('Olivia') for Valentines -- more so than roses!

Happy, happy birthday, Sarah!   I hope all your new horizons are welcoming!


  1. Happy Birthday to your Granddaughter ! What a beautiful young woman. It is a delight to watch our grands grow. My oldest is going to be 22 this year. The youngest is 6 months. Many of mine are miles apart too. It is not easy being a long distance grand'ma'.

  2. Sounds like a real sweetheart. LOVE the goat. HAPPY BIRTHDAY Sarah.

  3. Happy birthday Sarah!! Beautiful young woman! I'd love to hear more about the goat, LOL :)

    You are too young to have a 21 year old grand daughter, Myra!!

    I wish nothing but the best for Sarah in the years ahead!


  4. Sweet photos.
    Heck, I was 21 so long ago that I think Taft was President.....

  5. Happy Birthday to your beautiful granddaughter! Most of my grandchildren live for away from us. The youngest will be two in June lives in San Antonia Texas. I really miss seeing her grow up.

  6. Happy Birthday to your beautiful granddaughter

  7. Ahh, how sweet is that! Yep the first is forever Grandma's girl. Our Sherece was. (still is)
    Sarah is a beautiful girl, I am sure some of Grandma is there. There are times distance hurts, but then that is life in today's world it seems.
    SWEET entry about a sweetie.

  8. How swiftly flow the days, yes.

  9. Happy birthday to your grand daughter. She seems like a special young lady!

  10. Happy Birthday, Sarah! I enjoyed your grandmother's documentation; you're a beauty!

  11. A beautiful birthday gal! Your unique style of writing impresses me so much Hope your grand girls day was fabulous.


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