We can’t think of a greater way to start the Christmas season than joining Gretchen D’Huyvetter Cobb and these four young men for an open house at Ian and Andrew’s school this evening. The topic was a Celebration of Learning by Ian’s class showcasing their recent studies of cultures. Gramma Jan and I were impressed with the material they covered and Ian’s good explanations of their studies. Thank you Ian!!
My, these boys are developing!!
Andrew and Ian invited us to join them for lunch at their school this week, an early Thanksgiving celebration. We did not want to miss an opportunity to spend time with these special grandchildren, so off we went to their school in Decatur on Wednesday (lunch with Andrew) and Thursday (lunch with Ian).
They were perfect hosts, guiding us through the lunch line, making sure we got our meal and drink, helping us be seated at the child sized tables, and entertaining us throughout the meal with chatter about their day, classmates, what they are going to do after school, et cetera.
It was a grand experience, and reminded us how quickly these little boys are turning into fine young men. It also reminded us how thankful we are to live close by and be able to drop in for celebrations like this.
Thank you Andrew and Ian. We love you guys!