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Forum topic by TopamaxSurvivor posted 08-29-2011 01:15 AM 1605 views 0 times favorited 87 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-29-2011 01:15 AM

Topic tags/keywords: how many grandpas grandmas grandpa grandma

I have seen several with some sort of grandpa indication in their name and many making projects for grand kids. How many of us are grandpas or grandmas?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#1 posted 08-29-2011 01:32 AM

38 grands 10 g8

-- merle

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Don W

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#2 posted 08-29-2011 01:38 AM

you can count me in that group.

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Lee Barker

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#3 posted 08-29-2011 01:47 AM

Five grandkids and one in the oven.

-- " his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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#4 posted 08-29-2011 01:47 AM

I Have Two Boys

-- Jim, Kentucky

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Sam Shakouri

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#5 posted 08-29-2011 01:59 AM

I’m only 63 and I think I’m too youg to be grand…..:))
Maybe soon as my daughter is still a uni student in her last year. I’m waiting for my big day.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#6 posted 08-29-2011 02:13 AM

Grandpa here.

-- Life is good.

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#7 posted 08-29-2011 02:13 AM

Four grown boys here.Oldest of which had our first G-daughter a little over a year ago.She has a family member name….just not wifey or me.

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David Grimes

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#8 posted 08-29-2011 02:19 AM

One grandson (2 yr), one grand daughter (1 yr) and another grand daughter on the way in October. I’m 51.

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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#9 posted 08-29-2011 02:33 AM

Sam, I was only 39 ;-) I had an aunt who made it at 34!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#10 posted 08-29-2011 02:38 AM

6 fer me (Pap), & Granny. 2 boys, 4 girls. Santa gotta git busy. can someone send me some good cookies so I can wake up them Elfs

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#11 posted 08-29-2011 02:40 AM

Count me in this group as well….. One 2yr old grand daughter and a second grandaughter as of 5:43 this morning….. Just as the hurricane was getting wound up in this area….. Why do births always seem to occur during the worst weather?

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#12 posted 08-29-2011 02:45 AM

I’m in with 16 grandkids; 4 girls and 12 boys.

-- ~You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.~ - Joe

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#13 posted 08-29-2011 02:53 AM

1 1/2 grandsons… new one will be here in October… or at least we will be in NZ for the birth…

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Gene Howe

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#14 posted 08-29-2011 03:04 AM

A 6 yr. old boy and a5 yr. old girl. Same parents. All four on Okinawa. Dad, our son, due to be deployed to Afghanistan soon.
We are going over to see them all before he leaves.
Hope to get a few planes.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#15 posted 08-29-2011 03:05 AM

I have 2 grandsons and a grand daughter along with 2 step grand daughters and 2 step grand sons. All of them are as precious as the next.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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