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07-01-2010 03:50 AM

My only daughter had her first baby today. Mom and Hayden are doing fine. Grandpa better get busy and finish building the 6 drawer dresser. It should be done by next week and then I can start finishing it and the crib I already have built. If you care to look at my blogs you can see how I built the 4 in 1 crib. I need to deliver them the first week in August to California.

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#1 posted 07-01-2010 03:53 AM

Well well congratulation buddy you’re going to love her more than anything in the world and enjoy they grow fast.

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#2 posted 07-01-2010 03:55 AM

Congrats. That’s great.

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#3 posted 07-01-2010 03:55 AM

congratulations tom ,
to you and the mom and family .

now that wasn’t so hard ,

was it (LOL) ?

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 07-01-2010 03:56 AM

Hope to see photos soon

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#5 posted 07-01-2010 03:59 AM

Congrats But you realize you won’t have much time to do any woodworking. When my first grandchild came that was it, all things stopped when she’s around. Enjoy!!!

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#6 posted 07-01-2010 04:08 AM

that’s terrific tom…its about time you got to be a grandpa…i bet your one happy camper…that drive to California will be a nice trip …kinda like the beverly hill billys……....ive enjoyed the blog on the crib…a very nice design and really nice that is becomes the bed in all stages of your grandbabys life….....congrats again…grizzman

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#7 posted 07-01-2010 04:13 AM

Congrats Tom ! That is great news !!

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

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#8 posted 07-01-2010 04:17 AM

congrat´s and enjoy every minut of it


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#9 posted 07-01-2010 04:20 AM

congrats, very exited for you!

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#10 posted 07-01-2010 04:24 AM

Congratulations Tom ! what a special time in everyones life 1st time being a parent and 1st time being grand parents…. life just doesn’t get better than that .

Be sure to let me know when you’ll be out in my neck of the woods .

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#11 posted 07-01-2010 04:31 AM

Great News, Tom.

Looks like you’ll have a new little helper in the shop.


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#12 posted 07-01-2010 04:34 AM

Congratulations, Tom!

They say being a grandparent is a lot more fun than being a parent…. you can spoil them rotten, then give them back to mom and dad!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#13 posted 07-01-2010 04:47 AM

Congrats…a happy time for sure.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#14 posted 07-01-2010 05:06 AM

Good for you and your daughter! Looking forward to seeing pics.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#15 posted 07-01-2010 05:30 AM you and you’re daughter…......................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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