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Thursday, June 3, 2010

our own graduate open house


This photo above is nothin' special but I just love the way it captured the smoke and their intent business of making hot dogs this day...
That's JoLayne, she was a blessed helper to me, devoting her day for my service, thanks friend.



Here is a sampling of this weekend's open house here for our graduate. I have to get some other cool pics on here later that my friend Karl took. It was a beautiful day and such a blast and I was exhausted afterward. Thanks to all that helped out. Then he turned 18 a couple days later and I have to make cake for that too!! I laugh because I feel like I am in a perpetual 'party' mode right now...:)

3 comments:

Beth said...

Very nice! Congrats to Principal, Teacher and Graduate!

Kelly L said...

Enjoy every moment! I have two graduates myself this year. One the 8th grade and the 2nd 6th grade.. And throw in one birthday tomorrow... crazy days.

Love to you
Kelly
I've Become My Mother

stacy said...

congrats, dylan! wish we could have been there to help you celebrate!

best wishes from the whole zmuda clan!

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MAGNANIM'ITY, n. [L. magnanimitas; magnus, great, and animus, mind.] Greatness of mind; that elevation or dignity of soul, which encounters danger and trouble with tranquillity and firmness, which raises the possessor above revenge, and makes him delight in acts of benevolence, which makes him disdain injustice and meanness, and prompts him to sacrifice personal ease, interest and safety for the accomplishment of useful and noble objects.