I’m married to a man who has a genetic history of mostly male siblings. He had two brothers. His dad had only a brother. We have two sons.
This is why I expected to have only grandsons.
BUT…then they had the ultrasound today.
My first grandbaby is a GIRL!
I’m still stunned.
In a state of wonder and disbelief.
After this, I’ll probably go on a retail binge to validate this unexpected news into reality.
And cute girl baby things…I mean, it’s been so many years since I could indulge in these to my heart’s content. I only have one niece, and she’s closing in on the big three-oh.
So, all you grandmothers of girls, what is the best part?
My mom had a special birthday tradition with her only granddaughter. It involved a shopping trip for only the two of them. I believe it often included a sleep-over, as well.
I like this idea.
What are some other grandmother-granddaughter traditions?
I’m looking forward to hearing ALL your fantastic ideas. I’m going to start a special folder on my computer called MY GRANDDAUGHTER. (She might have a name, but that’s not my news to share.)
This wasn’t supposed to me my regular blog post day, so I promise that Thursday’s post will be short, sweet and mostly pictures.