Posts tagged "Grandfather"

Happy Birthday, Papi!

On a hike during our last trip to PR
In honor of my dad’s birthday this week, I am reposting a tribute I wrote to him last year. Feliz cumpleanos, Papi! Te queremos mucho! ____________________________________________________________________ When I was a kid, all my friends were terrified of my father. With his serious countenance, gruff voice, and thick Brazilian accent,  he inspired fear in the hearts... Read more »

Grandpa's Second Chance, Courtesy of His Little Angel

Papa and the family sporting silly bunny ears at Easter two years ago - Julie and I were both pregnant with our sons.
My Previous Blog > “Big Milestones All Around” Papa and Cierstin, his Little Angel I have fond memories of my grandpa sitting in his La-Z-Boy recliner which sported a custom-fit, patchwork patterned sleeping bag with a metal zipper (the Snuggie precursor).  On the opposite side of the living room, my grandma had an exact replica. Every... Read more »