Sadly it's coming to an end...😬 No family vacation this year, but we had some trips along the way 😜
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    18 graduated from High School πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸŽ“& 7 finished 1st grade
    Another successful school year for each of them - now it's time to take a break
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    My mom (66) cracked her pelvis 😳
    She fell from a ladder when painting the exterior of their house - she was hoping to finish the painting & surprise my dad πŸ’• #goals #sortof
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    Threw 18's grad party πŸŽ‰
    A wonderful day for her
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    7 fractured his wrist πŸ€¦πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈ
    His bff is much more agile than he & hopped from the banister outside (about 5 feet); 7 (who is a "follower") tried & used his hand to brace his fall. Buckle fracture to his non-dominate hand. No cast; just braced.
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    Went to Nashville πŸš—β›°πŸ›£
    & had.a.blast with the 17s (now 18s) On the way we stopped to visit a longtime friend in KY - she's wonderful 😊
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    7 played his first season of baseball ⚾️
    It was fun to watch him learn & develop skills 😜 He really enjoyed it - so much that he's playing Fallball!
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    18 turned...18! 🎈
    A big birthday! I reminded her that the legal system keeps track of things now... so "make good decisions" 😊
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    My dad turned 70! 🎈
    Or of you ask him, he turned 59 for the 11th time! πŸ˜‚
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    Dad had a heart attack πŸ˜³πŸ’”
    3 major clogs; open heart surgery w/ a double bypass. He's a healthy fella who's active. Smoker for years, not never any warning signs πŸ€·πŸΌβ€β™€οΈ
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    18 went on vaca with her bff πŸ›«
    They went to the beach for a few days to visit bff's mom. Not great weather, but she had fun!
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    The O Men went to Harrisburg together πŸš—πŸ›£
    My father-in-law & hubby go to Mecum Auto Auctions & took 7 to this one! They had a good couple of days doing boy things 😜😊
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    Moved 18 to college πŸš—
    She's only 45 minutes away - so taking 2 cars was no big deal πŸ€¦πŸΌβ€β™€οΈIt's an exciting time for all of us!
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    So overall it's not been a dull summer!
    Everyone is happy & healthy & on the mend 😊
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    Here's to Fall 2017 πŸ₯‚πŸ