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The Garden Patch

Yesterday continued our busy week.  In fact, after work I went home to clean and practice the song for my brother's wedding.  We also went to see baby Parker all before I headed to church.  Luckily, we were able to squeeze in time for a little fun with the Lindsay Sisters: Emma, Macy, and Abbie!

Eli says he's going to marry Macy, and she seems fine with it. Ha!  Here they all are in front of the spider.

We used to meet Ashley and the girls every Tuesday at Chick-fil-A for lunch.  Of course life happened, and we just sorta stopped.  We still play, but not as often as we would like.  Luckily, they moved to closer to our end of town, so I see many more afternoon dates!

Today they all jumped around on hay caterpillar, went through the corn maze, and played in the fall beautiful fall weather.  

Can someone please tell me how in only two years these sweet babies went from looking like this picture to what you see below.  It truly blows my mind that when Ashley and I met, there was only Emma.  That's right.  She was pregnant with Macy, and I was expecting Eli.  

Now we have Emma, Macy, Eli, Abbie and sweet Ellie on the way!!  I truly cherish these sweet girls and the memories our families continue to make together.  


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