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Happy 6th Birthday Ellie!

When did you grow From someone small To one so big, And bright, And tall? Your hair is long, Your body strong, You know what’s right, And hide what’s wrong! You’re growing fast, And growing well, To see you makes … Continue reading

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Dear Grandpa

If I could choose a grandpa, (What a funny thing to do) There isn’t one that I could choose, Who would compare to you. You say you’re old but really, You’re still very young at heart, Whenever there’s fun to … Continue reading

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The Horror of Building Birthday Gifts

What a great present! Cried the birthday girl, As she picked up a Ginormous box with a twirl. Please can you make it? Can you make it right now? Yes of course, I replied, Because I didn’t know how To … Continue reading

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Good Night Three-Year-Old

Good night darling Ellie, Be blessed with sweet dreams, And think fondly back on The time you were three. Tonight is the last night, Before you turn four, So good night my baby, You’ll be a baby no more, When … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Lyra

Four fast years have passed now Since we met for the first time, Since our eyes first locked together Whilst I held your hands in mine. When I was expecting you, I really couldn’t wait, “Hurry up and come on … Continue reading

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Cake Expectations

It’s nearly my birthday. I really can’t wait. Can you bake me a cake Mum? That would be so great! I’d like a big pink one, With chocolate inside, And white and blue icing, And flags up the side,

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Birthday Blessings

Thanks for all the gifts, And all the cards, And all the cheer. I’m far away but Your kind thoughts All made it over here. The words you wrote And sent to me, Have made me feel so blessed, And … Continue reading

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