Wherein six years seems a lifetime


Six years ago — March of 2008 — there was so much that was so very different. Perusing pictures from just one weekend back then highlights several of the changes.

For instance, my first grandchild had not yet been born (but soon would be)...

expectant belly 

Mickey was our only dog (and bore none of the gray now covering his face)...

pit bull pointer mix 

And Granny — my beloved mother-in-law — was okay...


One weekend six years ago seems like a lifetime ago...

family collage

On second thought, though, it was a lifetime ago — this lifetime:


Undoubtedly one of the very best changes in the last six years.

Today's question:

What are some of your changes in the past six years?