Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Savannah Turned 19!

On May 17th, Savannah turned 19!

Some fun facts about Savannah:

-was nicknamed "Pooh Bear" when she was little

-became allergic to berries at about 12 and then, with a little help from our chiropractor, got over it

-is the cat lover of the family

-has naturally wavy hair

-was the 1st to pierce her ears

-learned to swim underwater at the age of 3

-is the only one in the family with a nickname that stuck, "Vanna"

Happy Birthday Savannah!  
We are so glad that the Lord blessed us with you 19 years ago!  You certainly brighten our home and your gentle spirit is such a joy to others!  We pray that the Lord would bless you as you serve Him with your whole heart!  
Love you lots Vanna!

"But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, willing to yield, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy.  Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace."
-James 3:17-18

Monday, May 6, 2013

Happy Birthday Dad!

On April 29th, our dear Dad became a year older!!!!

Some fun facts about our Dad:

-he had a foreign exchange student, who became like a brother, stay with his family during his junior highschool year

-gashed his head and had to have stiches when a kid threw a piece of glass at him as a boy

-permed his hair when he was a teenager

-loves the newest gadget out there

-always said that when he grew up he would never be a farmer (LOL!)

-had a part in the play Brigadoon in highschool

-he likes hats

(This next one is Noah's contribution, when I asked him to think of something unique about Dad that makes him special!)

-he likes Mom

Happy Birthday Dad!  You are such a fun guy to be around and you always brighten our day.  We love you very much and pray that the Lord blesses you mightly in the year to come as you grow in Him!

"The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD,
 and He delights in his way."
-Psalm 37:23