Before my birthday we were talking to Jim he said that they going to Babe's Restaurant for he birthday he said why don't y'all come down and go with us we can celebrate Pam and my birthday together. So Mother and I went down Friday afternoon for the weekend we had fun when we got to Babe's we enjoy seeing everyone they were about 12 of us. It funny when we got through eating Mother and Jim went up to pay for our meal everyone else got up and left the table I look around they all left me. The others already gone outside I look up saw Mother and Jim pay out think they might look my way I was wave at them by this time the waitress came back to clean up she said did they forgot about you I said I think they had. It seem like Mother and Jim said they were on they way out the door and wonder who got Pam and Jim came back in there by the time he got in there we were both laugh. Afterward we all went back to the house Beverly had pie and ice cream for us we all laugh about what happen at the restaurant I didn't let them forget me the rest of the weekend it were a nice birthday.
We left for San Antonio Thursday morning Marsha came by to pick Mother and I up we went down spend the night with Beverly and Jim on the way down. Friday morning we left for San Antonio Marsha want to make a stop in west to get some Kolaches to eat on the way. This is a pretty time to take a trip the wildflower and bluebonnets are just come out Jm said they took a trip last weekend he said the bluebonnet are really pretty. After lunch we.stop by San Marcos to go shopping at the outlet mail before we go on to the hotel it funny we have the car almost full from shopping before we ever got to the hotel. Tonight we had Mexican food down on the river it were good the Mexican food here is not like it is at home. Saturday morning Mom and Marsha took me to SAS Shoe Factory to get me some shoes they have some new kinds. We stop on the way back eat got back to the hotel Mom take a nap Marsha and I sat outside of ours room reading and enjoy the river and all. Sunday going back to Beverly and Jim we stop by the outlet mall Marsha want to see about something before we leave here. Karen and Jay came over tonight to see us and have pizza we had fun. Monday we came home we stop at Sweetie Pie again to have lunch it were good we had a really nice trip it always nice to get away.
Friday afternoon Marsha came down to spend the night with us we went out to eat with Aunt Lois and Uncle Kenneth then we all came back and play domino it were fun. Saturday morning we went to Sweetie Pie in Decatur Mother want us kids and grandkids to go eat there for her birthday some couldn't make it. That what Mother want to do to celebrate her 80th birthday Marsha, Addison, Tosha, Jim, Beverly, Tiffany, Jeff, Emma, Gabe, Jennifer, Kasey, Kaitlyn, Noah, Jay, Karen, Karalee, and Pam all of us were there. Mother we kids and grandkids are so bless to have you in ours life it were really special to be able to celebrate your 80th birthday with you hope the Lord keep on bless you.
Early this month December 10 we had Christmas Mother want to have Christmas here at home this year. Everyone decide to have it early where they can go to other side of the family's if they want too they were some of the family couldn't make it that day we miss them. But most of the family came Mother had Jimmy Lou cook the dinner for us it was really good after dinner we had ours Christmas Mother and Marsha had a game that we all play together was it fun. After that we sat around visit with everyone and eat some more it nice just to all be together as a family the Lord is so good to us. Then Karen and Jay want Mother and I come down there to have Christmas with them Clinton, Karalee, Hanna, and Travis, it fun we enjoy been with them. Saturday morning Hanna and Travis had to leave to go to his side of the family. That afternoon we all went church to the Christmas service it was nice the next day on our way back home Mother and I we were talking how nice it is to be with family since we already had ours Christmas early so we won't be by ours self. A week late on New Year Eve Marsha and Gram came down to be with us Marsha help Mother with her new phone she doing good. We went to Lawton to Outback to eat and went to look at Christmas lights when we got home we play domino it were a nice eve.
On that first Christmas morning, God revealed his gift to the world, Jesus, born in Bethlehem of the virgin Mary. This gift is revealed to us by the Holy Spirit, and will be continually opened up to us throughout the coming ages (Ephesians 2:7).
Wednesday Ashley Tiffany and Jennifer came to see us with all their kids I think Tiffany said they always enjoy coming every summer to see us. When they got here Kaitlyn Emma Noah Gabe and Gram were all exciting to see everyone we all hit the pool Mother had me to go with them. They all feel bad because I had to go with them someone that live in the apartment suppose to go to the pool with their guest. They put me under an umbrella that were good it been 110 up here for a while Jeniffer and Tiffany said boy you are more hotter then we are in Texas the other day I heard someone said it is almost too hot to swim that get pretty bad. We all had a really good time the kids play games I don't know how many times they walk around the courtyard they like that. Night before they went home Mother took everyone to kiddieland park to ride all the rides it was a fun night. When we got home that night Mother told everyone lets all go to the pool and cool off it were really hot the kids like that.