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So excited...Big Celebration!!

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Margaret Ashburton NZ

Margaret Ashburton NZ Report 23 Jun 2008 01:09

wonderful enjoy every moment last year my daughter came home for 10 days from OZ hadnt seen in 9 years I know exacltly how youll feel

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 23 Jun 2008 00:55

Brenda, how wonderful for you and o.h. to see the family again and to have all of them together too, will be super. Of course, you want to have everything ready for them, you sound like my Mum with the cooking and such, and I am sure they will be looking forward to your specialities again. Have a super time together but don't wear yourself out, let the others help too when possible.
Look forward to hearing all about the fun you will have.

Brenda from Wales

Brenda from Wales Report 22 Jun 2008 17:16

Thank-you girls.....Made my scones,egg custard tarts,as son always loved them,and it's the only way he eats eggs!
I made all sorts of things yesterday,and cooked a big piece of beef to eat cold.
hoping to eat out some of the time,but with OH on oxygen,don't think he'll manage every day.However we won't starve.
Keep tracing the flight to see if it is on time.
They've had 3 days in Bangkok,so wait to see what the children think.Son told them that they would have to eat things like sea horses on sticks....You can imagine the reaction to that!
Will see them tomorrow.Yipee!
Brenda x

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 22 Jun 2008 14:58

I'm sure all your hard work will help towards you all having a wonderful time together.
Nothing can replace the memories made when families enjoy each other's company.

No wonder you're excited.!



MayBlossomEmpressofSpring Report 22 Jun 2008 13:52

Have a wonderful time Brenda, will be thinking of you.

Bren from Oldham

Bren from Oldham Report 22 Jun 2008 13:18

HI Brenda

How excited you must be about your son and his family coming from OZ
Hope you don't get to over tired with all the cooking you are doing
Hope you and all the family have great re-union



Stephanie Report 22 Jun 2008 13:11

Brenda - hope you have a lovely, lovely time with your family. Make lots of memories for the future.

Love & Cuddles
Steph xxx


Mauatthecoast Report 22 Jun 2008 12:44

Not surprised you're excited Brenda,I can feel it in your words :O) and what a wonderful time for your family!!
All your hard work... (labour of Love)...will be so worthwhile when all those kisses and hugs start flowing ,and as for OTT with the food, of course you haven't lol.... everything you do is just another way to show how much you love them all.

Enjoy your precious time with your family Brenda and may there be 48 hours in every day ;O))

Mau xxx


LindaMcD Report 22 Jun 2008 12:16

Hope to meet up with you after the grand visit and you can tell me all about it.

Have fun.

Linda xx

Cumbrian Caz~**~

Cumbrian Caz~**~ Report 22 Jun 2008 10:39

How wonderful Brenda, I can just feel your excitement love!!!!

Have a wonderful time,

Caz xxx

♥ Kitty the Rubbish Cook ♥

♥ Kitty the Rubbish Cook ♥ Report 22 Jun 2008 10:34

How exciting Brenda:)))))))))))))

I am really pleased for you.................enjoy every second with them.

Rosi Glow

Rosi Glow Report 22 Jun 2008 10:23

Awww I bet you cant wait. Enjoy the time with your family & make lots of memories :o)

Brenda from Wales

Brenda from Wales Report 22 Jun 2008 10:19

Tomorrow,just after mid-day,am picking up son,wife and 2 grandchildren here on their first time back in Uk since emigrating 6 years ago to Oz.Last saw them over 2 year ago.
I have been so busy preparing,cooking ,gardening ,buying presents for the children,as well as looking after OH as he can't do anything as on oxygen 24 hours.Also booked caravan nearby for daughter,husband,granddaughter and partner and 3 great granddaughters,so you can imagine the preparation,with 5 little ones under 8!.My OH says I've gone OTT with the food,but I know what it will be like.Haven't finished baking yet,as want to do scones etc,which I left to last.
They will be tired as will be flying from Bangkok in a few hours via Dubai,so I expect I will see 2 tired children coming through the gates.
Keeping my fingers crossed for good weather?

Brenda x x