Family Easter Sunday

Yesterday was a full day for us. Marshall had an engagement after lunch, so we had an early breakfast with him to start the day.

Then, Motor Man’s family gathered at the home of one of his sisters for lunch: 14 adults as well as five little ones under the age of five.

We had a nice lunch, and enjoyed catching up with family members we hadn’t seen since Christmas.

There were Easter baskets to be opened:

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And a piggyback ride:

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The little ones always have fun together. We were happy that all five of them sat (somewhat) still for a quick photo session.

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And we got to meet four-week-old Aaron, the newest member of the family, and “Nanny’s” fifth great grandchild.

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Parents and grandparents were busy keeping up with those energetic little ones. Motor Man and I didn’t have any responsibilities there, but we came home and took an afternoon nap anyway.

~These Days Of Mine~

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21 responses to “Family Easter Sunday

  1. Cute kiddos and that picture with MM’s Mom is precious! I’m all about the nap, good thinking Dianna!
    MJ

  2. Great photos….looks like everyone had a lot of fun including little Aaron!!

    Pam

  3. I think baby A is looking at you, Dianna, in the last picture.

  4. Kids can wear you out can’t they. Such a good time with your family. The kids are growing up and Aaron is precious. Such a nice Easter Sunday.

  5. Easter and Christmas are always special when celebrated with little ones.

  6. Five little ones, under the age of five! I would have taken a nap, too! Also, I’m “Nanny” to my precious little grandbaby :)

  7. Big sister looks pleased as punch to be holding that baby!

  8. Your gathering looks very enjoyable! We spent the day alone since we were all together just 15 days ago for my birthday. Love the picture of all the kids together; what a big girl, holding the baby.

  9. Thanks for sharing your lovely photos. It looks like it was a great day for all…love the bunny ears!

  10. What a fun way to spend Easter. It looked like a hopping good time. ;-)

  11. Looks like you had a really great day! Such cute kids! Ellie

  12. I just love the multi-generational gatherings…something so powerful about seeing family carried on!! (and carrying on!)

  13. Wow !
    & here I was thinking I had a full day after breakfast..
    I think y’all had me beat !! You earned that nap !

  14. Shirley Matthews Dunn

    Dianna, I love the picture of you & Mother Keen with the baby! I love the baby looking up at you, so sweet. As far as the nap goes, we had a full day too and I went to bed at 8:30pm!!

  15. I LOVE the pic of Daddy with his little girl on his shoulders! Trust and fun!

  16. It looks like a wonderful day with family. Happy Easter!

  17. So glad you had a great Easter with family! Love all the pictures!
    Good Morning!

  18. Looks like a hopping good time. The little ones are adorable.
    Sounds like a lovely Easter. :)

  19. Sounds like a full house. I’m with you on the nap–good move.

  20. Beatrice P. Boyd

    Looks like a wonderful family gathering and celebration for Easter. We had a similar sized group celebrating in CT.

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