Nana Diana Takes A Break

Nana Diana Takes A Break

Saturday, March 12, 2016

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DIRTY GIRL---BEFORE AND AFTER!! Here's MUD in your eye!

I haven't been posting much
since MyHero was stricken with cancer.
However,
I HAVE TO SHARE THIS.

Remember the times you got your kids
all dressed up cute for a special occasion?

AND then let them play for just a few minutes!
So cute as she examines her well-used mower
in her special little smocked dress.
AND THEN
YOU RAN TO THE BATHROOM!
When you came out of the bathroom
THIS was standing against the garage door....
And once inside
it looked like 
THIS!
Happy Birthday,
Dirty Girl!

Your Nana loves you to the moon and back!

your photo name

81 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness!!! I guess she had a lot of fun! :-)

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  2. Oh, what a little mess, but oh so stinkin cute! Happy Birthday sweet girl!
    I read the post before this one, too and I'm praying he feels better soon!!

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  3. oh LOL that's a choose between laugh and cry moment! :)

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  4. oh LOL that's a choose between laugh and cry moment! :)

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  5. Diana, We kind of expect this with boys...but the baby girl. The hardest thing is keeping kids clean once they are dressed for an occasion. Get some hugs form that sweetie. You are all in my prayers...Blessings, xoxo,Susie

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  6. OMG! That is just too funny! She looks like a little doll but is definitely a toddler! I hope that her dress didn't get stained. Happy Birthday to her!

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  7. Oh she is too cute. Her pretty dress but who cares. She is a dolly. Giver a hugs from me and Sid for her Birthday.

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  8. Happy Birthday to your sweet,cute little angel! Hope it came clean!

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  9. That is hysterical!!! Keeper for sure. I grew up with three brothers so that was inevitable!!!

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  10. A beauty but that dress is quite ruined, I suspect. Oh well, mom, save it and show it to her, when this happens with her own children.

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  11. Too precious! Maybe the first indication that she is not a girly girl but a tomboy in disguise?! Either way, she is precious and will hopefully get a nice giggle if you show her that picture when she is a Momma!

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  12. Oh my gosh!!!! That is hilarious!!! I love it. Happy Birthday Bright Eyes! You look just like your Nana....minus the mud. HaHa!

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  13. LOVE it! I was also noticing two little boys in the background. What did they manage to get up to? I believe that mud and puddles have special magnetic powers perceived only by children. -Jenn

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  14. She certainly must have had fun! That's the thing about a skirt or dress...you kneel down to adjust your lawnmower and the hem falls in the mud... The pictures are definitely keepers...xoxo

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  15. Oh she is adorable, mud and all. What a delight!! Hope she enjoyed a special 2nd birthday. Have a relaxing weekend sweet friend. xoxo
    p.s. and our prayers continue!!!

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  16. Here's mud in Bright Eye's dress and socks and shoes! Thanks for sharing that funny photo! Hope your Hero is feeling better!

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  17. Ohhhhhh! But she is just as precious, without or with mud decorations. :-)))))

    Just precious......

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  18. Oh, I am loving it! That picture by the garage door is priceless! Thanks for starting my day with a good chuckle. :-)

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  19. Oops! She sure is darling even if a little dirty.

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  20. oh Diana,
    that is really something else huh..but she is still darling, right?
    hugs..Patty

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  21. she's so cute, you can't do anything but laugh. Thanks for a little cheer today.

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  22. She is the cutest birthday girl ever!!! Love the mud!

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  23. Hahaha,God love her... this takes the cake. It should be on the cover of the newspaper. Much better picture than those politicians, don't you think? Welcome Spring.
    Happy Birthday little woman.
    Hugs,
    JB

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  24. Guess you have to laugh and make lemonade out of he lemons. The photos are too cute. I"m glad you shared, Diana. Hopefully the mud washed out of that darling smocked dress and didn't leave stains.
    I like Carol's statement: Adorably Dirty!

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  25. Oops! Could be an oxi clean commerical... Too cute!
    xoxo

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  26. OMG...Too funny..Thanks for the laugh...She's still adorable..

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  27. Just like my Annie was when she was little. I sure miss those days.

    Prayers to you both while you're going through this. I'm glad he's getting great treatment.

    (((hugs)))
    rue

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  28. Happy birthday CUTIE dirty girl!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  29. I was just reading that dirt makes you happy and healthy. SHe looks both to me. Hope she had a happy birthday. xo Laura

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  30. Oh no! She's still adorable. And a little mud never hurt anybody, right? Happy birthday little sweetie. I hope the dress washes up good.

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  31. Oh how funny. She still looks cute with the dirt. I did this to my parents as a toddler except I got in the coal bunker because I used to love eating the coal.
    Rosezeeta

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  32. Can't take your eyes off them for a minute! You know that! LOL Kids/ I assume she was bathed and re-dressed for the party!

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  33. She's so adorable, Diana. Her photo standing in front of the garage door -- that sweet face says it all. OH-oh. Love it! xo ~ Nancy

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  34. There is a lot of charm in your dirty girl and she is keeping you entertained in these difficult times.

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  35. I'm sure the antics of little Anna have amused and blessed you and John's hearts! I know that this is a tough time for you all, but I have to say that I'll be chuckling for a while thinking of all the trouble little ones can get into in a blink of an eye! She is just the most precious little thing, and that picture of her angelic smile after getting caught getting all dirty is just precious! Much love and hugs to you both today! :)

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  36. What a little doll, Diana! I couldn't help but laugh, and I hope the same for her mother! Can she spell OxiClean? Thinking of you, dear one. xo♥

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  37. Priceless memories!
    Continued prayers..
    warmly,
    deb

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  38. I don't usually comment, but she is an absolutely precious, beautiful child and rascal! What a blessing!

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  39. She is absolutely beautiful ~ clean or dirty! :) I guess that lawn mower needed more help than anyone thought!

    xo
    Pat

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  40. That is the cutest little dirty girl..just too sweet!!
    Hugs.
    ~Cindy

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  41. It must have been a tough job, mowing that lawn! Too adorable for words, she is!! Happy Birthday to your sweet and dirty little mess (I mean Miss)! Sending Prayers! Cindy xo

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  42. Good Evening Diana, She is a such a cutie and where has the time gone. Happy Birthday to precious dirt and all. She was just having fun. It gave me a chuckle which I need tonight after dealing with issues with my other half. She is such a blessing. Grandchildren help when we need them most. Hugs and Prayers from your Missouri Friend Shirley

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  43. That look on her face in the garage picture. She is so pretty even with the dirt. Just wondering did the dirt come out of the dress?

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  44. She is absolutely lovely, Diana. Really, she could be a child model! She's angelic!! Happy Birthday to Anna!

    Jane

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  45. Diana, how cute... I remember times like that when my children did the same thing.. Happy Birthday to her... sorry I am late, just finally catching up... she is so adorable xox

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  46. Happy Birthday Bright Eyes! These pictures are too cute, Diana. They are just priceless, and that's all I have to say about that. :)

    love, ~Sheri

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  47. She is just too cute. Happy Birthday Bright Eyes. :)

    I hope you have all had a good day.

    Prayers and Hugs, Janet W

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  48. I am still laughing/crying❣❣❣In good Dutch tradition, Happy Birthday, Bright Eyes and congrats to her whole family on this special day❣And hugs to your hubby, Diana. Linda@Wetcreek Blog

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  49. Oh my goodness!!! Birthday blessings to your beautiful granddaughter. Continued prayers and hugs for your husband!!

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  50. Oh my gosh that is HILARIOUS! And what a cutie she is!

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  51. How precious! Happy Birthday to the little beauty, mud and all!

    I am keeping you and your hubby in my prayers.

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  52. Oh my goodness! It looks as those Bright Eyes had some fun! :)
    Just remember dirt never hurt anyone!! Haha! Happy Birthday Bright Eyes!

    Praying for both you and John!
    Hugs Diana!
    Amy

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  53. My gosh I am still laughing Diana. Keeping you both in my thoughts.

    Hugs Diane

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  54. LOL- love this kid! I hope the dress came clean, it was so pretty! I can't believe she is this big already! I am sure the boys had nothing to do with it...just trying to keep up with them! LOL, thanks for making me smile this morning...the last few blogs have had me in tears.

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  55. A familiar sight, for sure!! But just as precious before and after!

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  56. She is certainly a little beauty! What a blessing for you. Sending prayers and hugs to you and your family as you walk through this difficult challenge -- prayers for healing!
    Joanne @ Sea Glass Cottage

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  57. She is too precious, Diana! She has that rebel spirit just like her Nana! Happy Birthday to this little cherub and sending hugs and blessings your way. xo Karen

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  58. OMG Diana .... this was just too cute and how REAL can you get with it ? I remember brand new saddle shoes .. I think I was 6 or so ... just couldn't stop looking at my feet .. and new book bags/pencil cases ... the smell of new leather and wood ... it was precious then .. this is precious now !
    Thanks for posting on something so sweet !
    Joy : )
    Hope things are going better !

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  59. I think I see a Diana Jr. in the making! Sooo cute, what a little lovebug! Jane

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  60. Oh my goodness! Ya lil stinker! Kids sure can get dirty fast! Thanks for sharing - it gave me a good laugh! Hugs, Leena

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  61. Gosh I'm so wanting to such on those cheeks...she is simply adorable. They can get into trouble quick can't they? Did you get the dress clean? Prayer for you and John and hope his recovery goes well and his throat settles down. He's sure been through a lot, and so have you!

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  62. Ha! I love her cheeks and that smile.
    Sending love,
    Carla

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  63. Oh, Diana, how sweet!! Now, you know it was. At least she was checking to see if she needed to add oil! That's better than I ever did in my car!.Happy Birthday little one..Judy

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  64. Diana, she is just as cute as can be. That mud was just too hard to resist, I'm sure! Happy birthday, Cutie Pie. So adorable!
    Hugs,
    Cecilia

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  65. Oh, this is so funny and precious at the same time! She's a doll and I love her expressions!

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  66. I can't stand how cute she is!!! She should be a model - dirt and all!! Thinking about you and keeping you and your hero in my prayers.

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  67. Too cute!! Adorable, even with the mud!! Pretty funny, but adorable anyway....
    Nancy

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  68. Oh Diana!! How adorable! That just brought a HUGE SMILE to my face and a lot of memories back to my heart. Thanks so much for sharing and continued prayers for your HERO :)

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  69. Love it!!! How awesome it is to be a child and just get to explore experiment and learn :-)

    Blessings,
    Jill

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  70. Say that was right before the party!! I know you all got a well-needed laugh out of that. And her knees seem to be relatively clean---how'd she dip that hem so neatly? So to speak.

    Been thinking of you EVERY day,

    rachel, veteran of many many a before-Sunday-School muddy shoe, knees, britches legs, dress bottom, entire BEE-hind squatted into the ONE mudhole in 2000 acres. And once, I walked out to see DS2, whose head was a riot of spiky curls, with his hair on fire. glowing on the tips like one of those fiber-optic lamps, while his slightly-older brother tried to beat it out with a broom.

    I think they wanted to burn the trash-barrel while we were away from home, to avoid the smoke, you see.

    love you!

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  71. Dear Diana,
    She is such a cute girl even if she is a dirty one! HA! Hope you know your hero and you are in my continued prayers. xx

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  72. LOL...She is so adorable clean or dirty, I swear she could be in commercials she is soooo cute. Hope all is going well with your Hero, it is a long road, but a year from now it will all seem like a bad dream as you run around and preparing for Easter

    Hugs Carol

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  73. Ha ha ha. I love this to the moon and back. My girls did the same this weekend and I had to scrub the tub after they were out. Looked like 2 miners instead of grand girls had bathed in their.

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  74. C'mon girls - let's get dirty!

    Loved it to bits and posted it on my Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/AmazingWomenRock/

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  75. I laughed out loud reading this post!! She is just so adorable. Thanks for sharing this my friend!

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  76. How wonderfully adorable she is all covered in mud!

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