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Old 11-23-2011, 12:23 AM
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I finally got around to updating my avatar. Even though I loved my grandson's picture in the pool, it is obviously too cold for that! Here he is in his Halloween costume. We bought it at Wal-Mart about a month before Halloween and by a couple of days before, we realized he had outgrown it! Grandma's sewing machine to the rescue! I cut it in half below the waist, inserted a piece of fabric donated by a friend that almost matched exactly, pieced it in and then digitized a badge reading Courage and embroidered on the front. We were amazed that he actually seemed to like being in the costume (for a 20 month old that's pretty good!) I love this picture because he was turning toward me and growling when I snapped the picture.

Can you tell I am just a wee bit proud?
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Old 11-23-2011, 12:55 AM
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Aren't grandkids just the best. Cute little fellow and love his costume.
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That is a good way to make the costume last longer. It is nice when they like to wear them and get your moneys worth out of them. I can see why you are a wee bit proud, he is a cutie!
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Old 11-23-2011, 07:25 AM
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You have every right to be proud of you GS. Darling boy all "dressed up"!
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Old 11-23-2011, 09:28 AM
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He is SO cute!! Love the pic!!
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So cute! Yes you have a right to be a proud grandma.
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