Book giveaways will resume the first Thursday of next month, February 3!
Until then, though, it gives me great pleasure to present:
Paige Olivia was born December 15, making four generations of women in our family. As if it weren't obvious, we are, left to right, me, my mom, my granddaughter, and my daughter. And here, a shot of the oldest and youngest at our Christmas Eve gathering.
While we're on women, here's a picture of my sister and me, with the reality of kitchen prep behind us (in one sense, at least):
Grandpa, though is a REAL multitasker:
Okay, I know everybody's kids/grandkids are cute, but you gotta love this:
And who has her arms wide open to the possibilities of 2011?
And my favorites among the wonderful pro shots, by a close and talented friend of my daughter --
And if I weren't humbled enough by my blessings -- these are the priceless little people for whom we write. The privilege, the responsibility...God entrusts it to us... Words fail.