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My Daughter's Beautiful Girls: Lydia (left) and Natalyn (right). Some of you have already met Natalyn Hobbs here at Soup.  We had a slumber party last night!



Just me and my granddaughters, two sweet cute tweens
eating up pizza. It’s “No-night” for greens!

I tell them old stories about family.
Their own funny stories they tell back to me.

They’ve brought a nail file. One files my nails
while I tell more stories with juicy details!

We play on the internet for a short while
then chat about things like our favorite hair style.

It’s now after ten, but tonight is for fun.
No going to bed till well after one!

We pick out a series on Netflix to watch.
At last we discover one that is top-notch.

I with my popcorn and they with ice-cream -
we’re living it up while living the dream!

Oct. 12, 2019 for the contest of Line Gauthier: Living the Dream

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 10/25/2019 9:54:00 PM
Congratulations, Andrea, on your placement in the contest! :)
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Date: 10/23/2019 8:25:00 AM
I love the sentimental approach you took. You are truly gifted in writing, and particularly when you have two great subjects to write about. Congrats on your placement!
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Date: 10/22/2019 10:22:00 PM
How sweet! A poem about enjoying your granddaughters. Congrats on your win, Andrea. :-)
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Date: 10/14/2019 6:12:00 PM
Yay! A beautiful time together!
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Date: 10/14/2019 4:51:00 AM
Andrea, this is a sweet poem and I can tell that you love being a grandmother!
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Date: 10/13/2019 8:40:00 PM
Awesome. Now that truly is living the dream. I so want one of those yummy treats they're eating. mmmm :) lol But I have to behave, otherwise I'd be on my way to Dairy Queen right now. :)
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Andrea Dietrich
Date: 10/14/2019 11:52:00 AM
LOL
Date: 10/13/2019 5:05:00 PM
It is fun to do things with the grandchildren. As they grow older they will remember the grandmother who did things with them. I can relate. Lovely poem.
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Date: 10/13/2019 4:54:00 PM
This is really sweet.. you are a cool grandma..
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Date: 10/13/2019 4:16:00 PM
Grandma! I LOVE this poem! FAVE!!!!! I will fave this one! Thank you for this poem about me and Lydia! Love you!
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natalyn hobbs
Date: 10/17/2019 8:19:00 PM
Also i noticed you typed tweens instead of teens.
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natalyn hobbs
Date: 10/14/2019 6:40:00 PM
HAHA! You ate so much!!! If i ate that much popcorn, i would of barfed! :)
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Andrea Dietrich
Date: 10/13/2019 5:55:00 PM
thanks, sweetie. I ate a ton of popcorn, didn't I? I really need to learn to take pics of you guys and put them on my own FB so I don't have to steal these pics from your mom's FB. haha!!
Date: 10/13/2019 6:20:00 AM
Wonderful, sounds like lots of fun :-) x
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Date: 10/13/2019 4:43:00 AM
Sound's like a good girls night in. Glad you all enjoyed. Tom
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Date: 10/12/2019 11:23:00 PM
Andrea, You are living the dream. We lucky fans who live vicariously, will root for you gregariously. You should be very proud. -Richard
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Andrea Dietrich
Date: 10/14/2019 11:53:00 AM
That is funny if anyone is living vicariously through me unless they love popcorn and movies and just having a good old time!! thanks, and yes, I am proud of those girls!
Date: 10/12/2019 8:02:00 PM
Loved this and loved to hear about your girls' night! Have fun, ladies :)
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Date: 10/12/2019 7:58:00 PM
This is a wonderful moment that you will cherish always. They don't stay young forever. They're pretty girls. Bless you with many more nights like this one, Love, Gina
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Date: 10/12/2019 7:28:00 PM
beautiful girls...it seems like a perfect dream come true and a wonderful time...have fun girls...nice to meet you Lydia and Hi Natalyn....great poem Andrea :) hugs
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natalyn hobbs
Date: 10/13/2019 4:13:00 PM
Hi, Haha! :)