Monday, June 20, 2011

Papa's Day

Father's Day is so bittersweet for me. I love Greg with all my heart and he is such a great "Papa". My son, Josh, is just like him! Greg and I must have done something right in our lives to raise such a beautiful son and father to his children. We are so proud of that little guy!! Yesterday was bittersweet because I'm happy for Greg and Josh, but miss my Daddy horribly! I really wish God would let him have a cell phone for one day so I can hear his voice just one more time. Love you, Daddy!

Greg is Papa to the kids and grandchildren. It's funny, I can't imagine them calling him anything else! I wanted to make him something special, so I told everybody to give me one word to describe Papa.

I wrote that and printed it.

Then I went to Wordle and put in all the words the kids had given me.
I did have to shrink it a bunch to fit the little frame.

I wanted Greg to know what everyone said, so I mod-podged it and put it on the back.

Needless to say, he loved it!

I'm sure Greg had a bittersweet Father's Day, too. It's 98 degrees here in Missouri. We went to Jace's T-Ball game at 2:30 and came home to NO air conditioning! Yep, it finally died! We'll be buying a new furnace and air conditioner today!

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Crystal Jigsaw said...

That's such a lovely post. I lost my dad 10 years ago and I think I mobile phone would be a great idea.

Hugs, CJ xx

Cranberry Morning said...

That is beautiful! There's something that melts my heart when I hear the word, 'Papa.'

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Kristine @ JandMs Eye Candy said...

This turned out BEAUTIFUL!! Thank you for sharing!!

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Ashley said...

this is awesome!!!

jag748 said...

I am so humbled by this....Thank you princess for taking the time to make something so special for me. Love you!

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This is so precious!


Tiffani Rose said...

What a great Father's Day present!! I know you must be very proud to raise your young man to be an amazing father!!

Thoughts from Tiffani