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Saturday, August 6, 2011

Time With Zoey

This is my granddaughter Zoey, she inspires me. See that sweet smile.
My Sweet Granddaughter Zoey is spending two weeks with us. What a blessing she is.  We love to have her and she wanted to help me today. In fact she really did help me. This is one of those projects that I have been meaning to do for years. In fact I am ashamed to say I meant to fix it up for my own daughter, her mother, years ago. Anyway Zoey came to me and asked me if she could play with the doll highchair that was in the garage. Now I got that highchair for Christmas when I was about five. It is very old and very ugly and very wobbly. And missing two supports. With her helping out I went to the garage and found a dowel and glued in the two missing supports. Then glued the whole thing back together. She dusted it off and started sanding.
 And sanding.
 And Sanding.
Isn't she just the cutest little helper?
Then I let her paint the chair while I painted one of my own projects. I didn't even supervise which is amazing for me since I always want to over supervise, but totally working on it.
Hard at work.
 I will have to post finished pictures when we are all done with it. But thought this was just too cute for words. She really did a great job for a seven year old. Nanna is teaching her right!

Linking to: http://debbie-debbiedoos.blogspot.com/2011/08/70s-disco-party-huge-success-newbie.html
http://www.acreativeprincess.blogspot.com/

11 comments:

  1. Oooh, I wish my grandmother had taught me how to paint furniture well!! Your granddaughter is gorgeous!! That's such a lovely thing to do together!

    Sarahx

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  2. What a cutie...and it looks like she is doing a fabulous job, too! Zeus' goodie bag should be there any day now! Happy weekend!...hugs...Debbie

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  3. Thanks guys. Zoey is a sweetheart. I never really had a grandmother so I am trying to be the grandmother I wished I had had. We get her for at least a week every summer. Happy Days for both of us.

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  4. How cute to have the cutest helper too. Thanks for sharing at the newbie party.

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  5. Hi there! What a special time together! One that she will remember and cherish forever. :-) You'll have to make sure and share the final results with us and we are so glad you linked this up to Inspiration Friday this week!
    Vanessa

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  6. Hi Vikki! I'm so glad Zeus likes his goodie bag! Baby Kitty and the staff send their greetings! Happy week!...hugs...Debbie

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  7. I wish ANYONE had taught me to paint when I was young! This is WONDERFUL!

    I'm your newest follower.

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  8. How lucky you are to have that little cutie with you for 2 weeks! Tell her she did awesome on her paint job!

    I would love for you to join us at “It’s a Party” today!
    www.acreativeprincess.blogspot.com

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  9. Ooooh I cannot wait to see the finished project! How lucky to have each other to work with and pass down the love of craftiness!!! I will be you newest follower so I can catch the reveal!!! Come on over and visit and see me and my Anika share our love of tablescaping sometime!

    ~~Wendy

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  10. Hello Vicky
    Your picture is used on Facebook as a fake-profile under the name, Lis Pallesen. The profile is used for making huge trouble, annoying other users of Facebook. Maybe you should make a complaint to Facebooks administration. You can see the link to the Facebook-profile here: https://www.facebook.com/lis.pallesen.167?fref=ts
    Best Regards
    Kim Larsen
    My Facebook-profile is: https://www.facebook.com/kim.larsen.officiel.konto

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