Friday, December 4, 2009

Pink Saturday and Wonderful Memories

Kellie,Suesue,Melanie,Homer 1962, originally uploaded by suesueb.

My favorite Christmas memories are the plays that we (myself with my siblings) performed every Christmas Eve for my Mom and Dad. My oldest sister would write the play and direct us. We often started in the summer and would make costumes out of any available materials and old clothes. I blogged about this play before and I thought it would great for Pink Saturday because of my costume ( and the bunny)! In this scene my brother is trying to steal the flowers from Spring. I love looking at all these pictures so much and remembering such wonderful times! My mom had all the Christmas pictures in one album and I scanned them on to CD's for everyone in the family. Thanks Beverly for letting us share another special time with each other during this holiday season!!

Today is also this little girl's 2nd Birthday. Rachael and Georgia have moved back home with us and while we're still figuring out where to put everything, the upside is seeing this adorable face more often!! She's so grown up and talks all the time. So much has happened in the last two years but we love having her around to brighten up our world!!


♥Mimi♥ said...

On this first Saturday of December ♥Jappy Pink Saturday♥. I was away for a while and sure missed running around the blogs arnd seeing all of the goodies everyone was sharing.

Thanks for the memory...

It was a blessing for you to make my morning so much fun. Hoping that you and those you care about spend a wonderful weekend making memories that will last a lifetime☺

NicNacManiac said...

Such treasured memories!! So much thought went into your plays, the holidays were thought of all the family together 365 days a year!! You guys look adorable and how much fun was had by all!!
Happy Pink SAturday and thanks for sharing!! xOxO Nerina :)

Christi @ A Southern Life said...

Love that pic and what a great memory of your Christmas plays! So happy that you are getting to enjoy seeing such a sweet little face this Christmas!

Christi @ A Southern Life

Tricia said...

Oh my gosh, what wonderful fun you must have had! My dc all loved to dress up and perform plays when they were little. I never did that growing up, but it sounds like awesome fun. Thanks for sharing!


black eyed susans kitchen said...

This is just toooo cute! I have never known anyone to put on a play for Christmas, except at school. This is very special.

vickie said...

Happy Pink Saturday. What a wonderful story, and I love that photo! Your granddaughter is so cute!

Mary said...

I loved the photo from your childhood, but the little one stole my heart. What a wonderful Christmas it will be with her to help you celebrate. Have a wonderful day.

Mollye said...

Hi Sue and Happy Pink Saturday. Thanks for sharing your memories and your pictures. Mollye

RobinfromCA said...

What a fun Christmas picture! I wish all of our Christmas pictures were in one spot so I could get them all scanned. What a treat!

Happy Birthday to that adorable little Georgia!


Liz said...

My cousins and I always did a Christmas Nativity Pageant. Sweet memories!


Beverly said...

Happy Pink Saturday, Sue.

What fun you had creating and starring in these special plays. And, what wonderful memories you created. I loved sharing them.

Happy Birthday to that little cutie.

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

These are wonderful memories to have Sue! It's so nice you preserved your Mom's Christmas photos album for uour whole family.
Happy Pink Saturday!

Your grand daughter is so cute!
I am visiting Colorado this week to celebrate my grandson's first birthday. It is such special times to see the little ones grow up ...enjoy them!

She'sSewPretty said...

Oh my goodness. That is the cutest picture. I can just imagine the fun you had! Happy Belated Pink Saturday!

Anonymous said...

I like looking through old pictures too :-) I don't remember the moment/situation when it was taken but it's fun looking through them. Your Mom must be one organizer to have kept all those photos. And you guys are cute! :-) LIttle girls are adorable, well so are boys too. I just wonder, what your brother thinks of his costume now that he's all grown up :-)


Jennifer said...

I adore that picture!!!

KayEllen said...

soooo adorable!!!

Warm Hugs,
Kay Ellen

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