Small Beginnings…

This blog generally features trails and trips and natural wonders along the way, but this week I’m looking back at the way I’ve come.  I’m celebrating the half century journey I’ve had so far, particularly its beginnings…Mom holding Lindy by trees - 62

Long ago and far away a little girl was welcomed into a family already boasting two boys…Brad Steve Lindy lying on bed - 62

She was a hit!

Lindy by Volvo - 63Lindy in stroller - 63

And from what I hear, too good to spank…hmmm…

in highchairLindy finger in mouth - 64

Do you believe it?!

Steve Brad Lindy sitting at picnic table - 65

Lindy sitting on table with Marshmellows - 65

She was her Daddy’s little girl…

 

Lindy on hammock - 66Lindy asleep with dolls - 65Lindy looking in stocking - 67

And then along came another dolly, and now they were four…

Brad Lindy heather Steve on coach - 67

(*Don’t miss the red patent leather shoes.  Oooo I loved them!)

What a lot of life has been traversed since that once-upon-a-time, now half a century ago…

 

–LS

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I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken or his children begging for bread. (Ps.37:25)

“But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope.  The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.  ‘The LORD is my portion,’ says my soul, ‘therefore I will hope in him.’” (Lam.3:21-24ESV)

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