Saturday, November 20, 2010

An Emma-ism

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Phone call from Emma – age 4

Emma:   “Grammy, I’m going to buy you a Christmas present.”

Grammy:  “You are?  How nice.  Are you going to use the money in your piggy bank?”

Emma:  “NO (she said emphatically), I’m going to use the money in Momma’s piggy bank!”

Out of the mouths of babes.

On another note…. Our house closed yesterday!

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We decided to drive to the new lot.  (just to see if it was still there…LOL).  When we got there, the permit box was put in.  

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That was very exciting. It means that things are moving right along!

I’m making tortellini soup right now.   I’ll post the recipe for you tomorrow.    It’s so yummy!

Till then…Anne

13 comments:

Pat said...

Emma is gettting so big. She is a cutie.

Carol said...

Oh my...look at how big Emma has gotten...she's the same age as my Hampton...what a wonderful age. Congratulations on your closing. Let the fun begin!

Carrie ~ Cricketwood Prims said...

Congratulations Anne, I'm so happy for you.
I enjoyed catching up on all your posts, you have been very busy, Market looked wonderful as ever!! I love the new Buggy Barn Quilt too.
Enjoy your adventure this year building, so many decisions but its all good.

PamKittyMorning said...

Love those happy smiles. xo

paulette said...

Congratulations on selling your house!! I would frame this picture of Emma and you...priceless!!
Take care!
Paulette

Lorraine said...

Congratulations Anne.....how exciting! Emma is so cute...and i love she isn't using HER money to buy you a gift....LOL

Kathie said...

that is so funny at the age of 4 she already knows let her mom pay!
congrats on the sale and the BOX!!!! its going to be so much fun watching your new house be built and making all those decisions!
keep us posted
we can dream thru you of building our own home
Kathie

Crispy said...

Oh Anne, Emma is soooo adorable!! Nothing better than phone calls from the little ones.

Congrats on the closing! Now the fun begins :0)

Also looking forward to your soup recipe. I like my tortilla soup but it's not wonderful. I'll have to try yours.

Crispy

Lori said...

Out of the mouth of babes! Too funny and too cute!!

How exciting to see something happening at the lot!! Woo-Hoo!!

Denise said...

What a darling picture of the two of you! So glad things are moving along with your new home! Hugs to you!

Quilt Hollow said...

Wow...Emma has gotten big...how do they do that?! Such a sweetie...one day Anne, and I will have a grandbaby. :-)

Hogan's Adventure said...

Cute picture of you and Emma....I have to say I've had your soup and it is so yummy....can't believe the snow..BRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR... Congrats on the closing of your house, can't believe you are moving...so far too!!!!

Candace said...

Emma sure knows how to spend "her money" wisely! Congratulations on the close - it's finally REAL!
Cheers!