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    Monday
    Jan252016

    Yay, Broncos! Plus, GRAND Social No. 191 link party for grandparents

    Yay, Broncos!

    The Denver Broncos are going to the Super Bowl! Hooray for the home team!

    It was sheer joy all across social media last night for Broncos fans — and the Broncos — as Peyton Manning and the gang beat (big time!) Tom Brady and the Patriots!

    Denver Broncos Instagram page
    Celebration on the Denver Broncos Instagram Page

    Congratulations, Broncos! Let's take it all the way!

    GRAND Social No. 191

    Hooray for the GRAND Social, too! Please join in by reading and linking. And don't forget: You need not be a blogger to share a link!

    grand social link party

    How it works:

    • All grandparent bloggers are invited to add a link. You don't have to blog about grandparenting, just be a grandparent who blogs.
    • Grandparents who do not blog (or want to share something other than their own post) are welcome to add links to other posts grandparent readers may be interested in.
    • To link up a post, copy the direct URL to the specific post — new or old — that you want to share, not the link to the blog or website home page. Then click the blue button below marked "Add your link" and follow the directions.
    • I reserve the right to remove posts I feel are inappropriate. (Which hasn't happened yet, but I feel obligated to note that, just in case.)
    • Those who add links to the GRAND Social link party will be sent a weekly reminder when the party goes live. If you prefer to be removed from that email list, feel free to do so (and you'll still be more than welcome to join the party any time).
    • If adding your own post, including a mention such as This post linked to the GRAND Social to your linked posts is appreciated. Or, you can post the GRAND Social button anywhere on your page using the following code:
    <a rel="nofollow" href="http://grandmasbriefs.com" target="blank"><img src="http://grandmasbriefs.squarespace.com/storage/GRANDsocialbutton.jpg" alt="Grandma’sBriefs.com" width="125" height="125" /></a>
    • The GRAND Social linky accepts posts through Wednesday evening, so please come back to see those added after your first visit.
    • If you're not a linker (yeah, I probably made up that word), you have the pleasure of being a reader. Those sharing a link would be honored to have you visit, read and, if so moved, leave a comment even if just "Hey, stopping by from the GRAND Social." Bloggers who link are encouraged to visit and comment on the links of other bloggers, as well.

     

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    Reader Comments (12)

    Yayyyy Broncos!!!! I was so excited when they won yesterday! I hope that they will win the Superbowl --what a way for Peyton Mannning to retire!

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterPat @Mille Fiori Favoriti

    My son lives in Denver so I have always been behind the Broncos too!! I am a Steelers fan so I am in a good place! Scary but great game.

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterPamela Shank

    I'm so with you on this! Go Broncos! What a great game - so exciting till the end.

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterBarbara

    I am not a big football fan unless UofK is playing but I am happy for everyone is was for the Bs. We usually watch the Super Bowl as it is quite entertaining. Have a great week Lisa.

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered Commenterdaylily

    Hello Gorgeous! Thank you for hosting such an amazing party. I would love it if you would stop by our party that starts Monday @ 7 pm and goes until Friday @ 7 pm. We pin and tweet everything! Have an fabulous day! Lou Lou Girls

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterLou Lou Girls

    :) :) :) Lots of cheering going on here too - not from me (I'm Trekkie not football-y :) ). But some loved ones - well, one of the loved ones. The other was still mourning his team being bumped a game or two ago. :) Congrats and HAVE FUN for the Super Bowl :)

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterKaye Swain

    I don't care one thing about football! Can we still be friends? LOL I'm happy for you.

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterSusan Adcox

    Hooray for GRAND Social - thanks for hosting Lisa.

    January 25, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterTamuria

    I'm with Susan -- can we still be friends. Rich and I thought Sunday WAS the Super Bowl! Thanks for hosting.

    January 26, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterGrandma Kc

    Wow, everyone's anticipating.

    January 26, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterLux

    So happy for the Broncos and the Bronco fans. My husbands a life long Broncos fan, and we're super excited for a great Super Bowl game!

    January 27, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterRenee Spindle

    I know it's a little late to be responding to this, but, Way to go defense! Nice job stopping the Patriots!

    January 29, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterJIm
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