05 January 2007


A very special person is 81 today!

Roy....my maternal Grandfather

I think he is wonderful!

Here's a few things that I think of when I think of him....

his amazing talent for woodturning
liquorice allsorts
being the epitome of an english gentleman
all the great photos he takes
fish + chips
ballroom dancing
drying my sandy feet on the beach....ouch!
blue eyes
his huge big bear hugs
lager + lime
always always willing to help
atrixo handcream
positivity + patience
his devotion to his family


julie said...

Happy birthday grandad c - what a lovely post for your loved one! Love the pics too!!

Gigibird said...

It's wonderful you have Grandparents living - and still vital.Treasure every moment.
I bet he will love his Birthday card made especially for him.

bizelily said...

Hi nesty

How fab, those pics and messages brought tears to my eyes; and, of course, they are all true!

bizelily x

Nonnie said...

Happy Birthday Grandad C. I love the photos and all the things you think of when you think of him. What a lovely list. Hope he has a lovely Birthday.

Alison said...

What a beautiful post Kelly. He sounds like a very special man.

Orange Blossom Goddess (aka Heather) said...

81! How wonderful!!

AnastasiaC said...

wonderful happy memories!!
I hope your grandad has a special day!