by pennifold 18d ago

Hi Cuties, just got the first large family picture from Mia (my son's new partner). This is all the family bar Steve (my son in law married to Amy) who took the picture.

It was the best day ever and all the kids got on like a house on fire. Was so happy to be finally all together, what a birthday to remember. Love Chris

Back row: Archer and Byron (red heads are Mia's sons), my son Ben (bald head) placing hand on my hubby Trevor, another baldy!!!!

Second row: Ophelie, (Amy's elder daughter) my Mum Pat, girl next to Trevor is Havana (Mia's elder daughter) Jasana (Dana's elder daughter), then Mia and Ryke tall lad at back (Dana's son).

Third row: Chase, (Ben's 2nd son), me, Amarlee behind me (Mia's younger daughter) Aqualina (Dana's younger daughter) Amy my younger daughter, Dana (our elder daughter) holding Scooby their dog.

Front row: Cohen (Ben's youngest son) and Delphi with mouth open (Amy's younger daughter) and Cooper, (Ben's eldest son). Wow!! I did it.


by hightechgrammy 1d ago

Chris, what a wonderful picture! You look beautiful sitting in among them!

by lidiad 14d ago

Congratulations, Chris! You have a beautiful family!
Hugs, Lidia

by toogie 16d ago

Beautiful! I’m so happy you all could get together.🥰❤️
I don’t know when that will be here😧 Coronavirus is still a real threat. Just heard niece Sheila’s only son, DIL have it. DIL dad & grandpa both hospitalized. DIL g-ma has it but is home not as sick.
Thank you for sharing your family with us. I’m sure I won’t see mine for my birthday this year. May you always be as happy, always be together, as this day the pic was taken.

Ryke IS tall!!!

pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Toogie and I do hope that the virus will begin to settle down soon.
With regard to Ryke, I know he's going to be a big lad when he grows up. He towers over me and his Mum Dana who is in front of him. He's wearing men's clothing and wearing size 11 shoes! Big feet.
He started at McDonald's last night and his safety shoes looked as big as my father's used to and Dad only had size 10 shoes. He won't be 15 till February 2021. Love Chris

toogie by toogie 15d ago

Chris my niece husband match his shoe size and his age from year 12 to 16! I think after that they stopped growing! A tall man, too. Grayson is 6 foot 4 or 5 inches but I’m not sure his 👞 size.

by sebsews 16d ago

I am sure a great time was had by all. You look beautiful and happy!

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks so much Suzanna, having all the cousins together was just the best present ever! Love Chris

by shirley124 17d ago

Wow! A great picture to treasure. The cake looks yummy as well. So pleased you were able to all get together at last. What a day to remember. Cheers Shirley

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks so much Shirley. The cake Amy made was lovely, all in my favourite Strawberries and cream! Love Chris

by tuross 17d ago

The very best gift of them all Chris. So glad you had a wonderful day.

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks so much Lynne, it was the best gift of all. Love Chris

by lbrow 17d ago

Pics like these become family treasures. Remember to list everyone on the back.

pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Miss Lillian. Always a great idea. I know I didn't do that in the early days Love Chris

graceandham by graceandham 15d ago

Hi Chris. We found on my grandmother's 50 year old pictures, the ones written on in soft lead pencil were still legible, while the inks had faded, sometimes to gone. Wouldn't you think the ink would be more permanent?!

by kustomkuddle 17d ago

What a lovely picture of a beautiful family. Congratulations! That cake looks delicious.

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Debbie, it was delicious. I hope your daughter and her new baby are doing well and back home with you all. Hope things are going well for you. Love Chris

by crafter2243 Moderator 17d ago

The smile on your face says it all. Best Birthday ever.

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Angie, I couldn't stop smiling all day. Love Chris

by graceandham 17d ago

Lovely to see, Chris.

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Betsey, love Chris

by dragonflyer 17d ago

What a great memento of your birthday, glad you were all able to get together, especially in these times of Covid around the world.

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Hi Kim, yes we are very fortunate here, we haven't had any Coronavirus in our city. Love Chris

by sdrise 17d ago

What a wonderful Birthday anyone could ask for.. A beautiful family indeed!!!

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Suzanne, it was indeed! I had a fabulous day. Love Chris

by airyfairy 17d ago

What a super picture of a lovely family.

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks Sarah, there's a few more in it nowadays! Love Chris

by gerryvb 17d ago

what a beautiful picture, must have been great this wonderful get together, even the colors are matching, one happy family !!

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Ha ha thanks Gerry. Now that you mention it the colours do look good. Mum always wears that beautiful blue it's one of her favourite colours. Love Chris

by mrskiki 17d ago

What a lovely birthday! And a nice family picture. Hugs. Nan

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pennifold by pennifold 15d ago

Thanks so much Nan, I think so too. Love Chris

by 02kar Moderator 18d ago

What a day to remember and what a wonderful picture to treasure! I'm so glad! I hope your family has many more times together to celebrate all of the family events.

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pennifold by pennifold 17d ago

Thanks Karen, yes it's such a great picture to look back on. I can't help myself looking at all the kids. Love Chris

by dailylaundry 18d ago

Super picture, Chris - it must have been an awesome time!! Nothing like having your family together! Your birthday cake looks yummy!!! Hugs, Laura

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pennifold by pennifold 17d ago

Thanks Laura, the cake was a 4 tiered Sponge that Amy made for me. It was an awesome time thanks, can't wait for Christmas now. Love Chris

by asterixsew Moderator 18d ago

What a lovely picture Chris and a great memory of a very special day

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pennifold by pennifold 17d ago

Hi Caroline, yes it was one to remember for the rest of my days. Love Chris