Spot The Difference


As this week is the week when most school children will be heading back to the classrooms and Facebook is awash with “first day” pictures, I thought I would wade in with a contribution of my own.  The purpose of the “first day” pictures is to compare your child to a) those others of the same age/year group and b) themselves 12 months ago.

These two pictures here demonstrate the contrast between my son and my daughter over a gap of only 5 years. Only…. blimey, such a lot has happened in the past 5 years but nothing has been so remarkable as the growth rate of my son. Emma seems to have shrunk beside her brother!!

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I thank God daily for my two children. They are healthy, hearty, beautiful inside and out, and they are my pride and joy. I know pride is a sin, but come on, who wouldn’t be proud of these two?!

Good luck tomorrow son on your first day in Year 10. Gulp.

 

 

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About Pam Smith

I am a Christian and currently exploring vocation. I am a writer, I conduct a brass band, I am an avid reader and when I'm not doing any of those things I crochet with a fierce passion. I am mum to two fantastic young adults, celebrating my Silver wedding anniversary in 2016 with my husband. I recently gained my Bachelor of Arts with honours.
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5 Responses to Spot The Difference

  1. auntyuta says:

    Lovely family pictures. Yes, be proud of your children. It’s good to see them healthy and happy! 🙂

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  2. Viviellevirgule says:

    Lovely pictures! Yes, Emma appears to have shrunk in that second picture. 🙂 Is she in college?

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