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once upon a time, an adorable baby was born.....
a pleasant surprise....
my hat's off to all Dads & GrandPas!!!!
future figure skater.....
curious alex.....
what else do you want me to sweep, lola?
reflecting alex.....
Alex, reporting for duty at 2009 nutball after party clean up....again

I would like to introduce to you my granddaughter Alexis Reanne.

She is our first grandchild from our eldest daughter Aileen. She have the same birthday as her grandpa, my hubby Ed. I was at my daughter bedside aside from her husband when she was born and one of the first person to see and heard her first cry.(The doctor almost dropped her!!!) The first thing that the nurse attendant noticed was her thick hair. It was not noticeable then that her hair will turn curly. She got that from her dad's side, including her long eyelashes. Alex reminds me of my daughter, her mom, when she was her age (Alex was born July 16,2008, while her mom was July 13)They have the same chubby cheek and round face.

Alex is the apple of our eyes. She is so much loved by everyone especially her great grandma, my mother in law. Whenever she feels lonely and sad, we will just mention Alex name and she will lighten up. I truly hope and wish that I will live long enough to see her and the others that will follow until they grow up. I hope she will grow up smart and beautiful like her mom. Right now, I'm looking forward when she starts crawling, walking, talking and running. Until that day comes around, we are so delighted to see her every time.

Her bottom tooth is coming out just right now and she started taking her soft solid food a while back. She can hold her bottle and respond whenever she hears her name called.

update- 11-08.09

Alex turned 1 year on July 16, 2009. It was a fun and memorable occassion. Our cherish one is one! Looking forward to the next birthday.


Alex turns 20 months old. She still does occasional modelling. Last photo shoot she had was with Target.

Aileen, her mom was telling me that when they went for photo shoot, she was already done with her part but still does not want to go. Aileen has to carry her but then she went back to the spot where she was supposed to stand (it was marked with an "X") glance down if she was on the right spot and look at the photographer and smile. The photographer was laughing and commented that he never saw anyone like Alex who wanted to be photographed, lol!

He said normally, the kid would be so eager to go once they are done, but not with Alex.

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16 responses

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (15 Feb 2009):

    I read your interesting story and I can see how much you love your pretty granddaughter, Alex...Enjoy her ...children grow up so quickly.

  • francesco scipioni

    francesco scipioni gave props (22 Feb 2009):

    so sweet! my vote

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (22 Feb 2009):

    What a loving story and pics!! My vote for sure!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (22 Feb 2009):

    She is so sweet and beautiful. I love your pictures of her. Being a grandmother is such a blessing.

  • Spectre Photo

    Spectre Photo gave props (22 Feb 2009):

    What a little rosebud-baby-posy! She's very beautiful!

  • Sherry

    Sherry gave props (24 Feb 2009):

    I hope I'm a grandma in my 50's. You're sooo lucky. I can't wait. Voted

  • Nasera S.

    Nasera S. gave props (22 Mar 2009):

    Oh my God, you and Granny? I can't imagine that!!! LOL Seriously, I never thought that you have a married daughter!... Gosh, your grand daughter is so cute.. Congratulations Granny!!!! Of course, Voted... :)

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (14 Apr 2009):

    hahahaha, Chessie, I got married young,hehehehe, if you will believe it.

  • Victor Ursabia

    Victor Ursabia said (8 Jun 2009):

    Beautiful story...

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (9 Jun 2009):

    Lovely story and Alex is gorgeous, I voted.

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (8 Nov 2009):

    What a sweet, touching essay about this lovely little girl.

  • Stefi Failk

    Stefi Failk (Deleted) gave props (9 Nov 2009):

    Whats not to love!!

  • Dawn Duffield

    Dawn Duffield (Deleted) gave props (9 Nov 2009):

    This is such a wonderful story and accompanying images are brilliant; so much pride, beauty and love. She is perfect!!!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (11 Nov 2009):

    I am so envious, have given up on the grandma front, obviously the apple of your eye, adorable shots..

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (21 Nov 2009):

    Dawn said it so very well!! Extra good chronicle of a VERY sweet baby!! Go Alex!

  • Patty Gross

    Patty Gross (Deleted) gave props (21 Nov 2009):

    Ohh, she is beautiful. What a happy, active little infant!!! Wonderful story about her life Litz! You have every right to be very, very proud. Outstanding photos of Alex too!

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