I Am A Grandpa!

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by ND2ELK posted 07-01-2010 03:50 AM 1380 views 0 times favorited 50 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View ND2ELK's profile


13495 posts in 2864 days

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

50 replies so far

View GMman's profile


3902 posts in 2787 days

#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.

View Gary's profile


8386 posts in 2523 days

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

Congrats. That’s great.

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

View patron's profile


13422 posts in 2431 days

#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

View GMman's profile


3902 posts in 2787 days

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

Hope to see photos soon

View ClayandNancy's profile


506 posts in 2105 days

#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!!!

View grizzman's profile


7633 posts in 2393 days

#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 ...[''''']

View john's profile


2343 posts in 3471 days

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

Congrats Tom ! That is great news !!

-- John in Belgrave (Website) ,

View Dennisgrosen's profile


10850 posts in 2205 days

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

congrat´s and enjoy every minut of it


View ,'s profile


2387 posts in 2637 days

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

congrats, very exited for you!

-- .

View Rj's profile


1047 posts in 2721 days

#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,

View lew's profile


10696 posts in 2845 days

#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.

View CharlieM1958's profile


16143 posts in 3308 days

#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"

View SnowyRiver's profile


51451 posts in 2570 days

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

Congrats…a happy time for sure.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

View jack1's profile


2015 posts in 3117 days

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

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

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

View schloemoe's profile


692 posts in 2028 days

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

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

showing 1 through 15 of 50 replies

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics