Goddess Knitters

16 June 2008

...leaving the nest...

Here is what the babies looked like right before they left the nest for the big, wide world.

...and then they were gone...

This occurrence seems very fitting as it coincided with our youngest graduating from Oregon State University this weekend. She is a remarkable young woman that we are most proud of. She looks really happy, doesn't she?

Here she is with her big sister, also an OSU alumni.

Here she is with, as we are known, "damama" and "dapapa" and her boyfriend Chris. He also graduated that day from OSU!
So our last little bird has flown the nest, out into the big wide world. It was a bittersweet day, complete with a few tears and much reflection. We are very proud.
Go get 'em, Kate! Fly high!



  • At 12:30 AM, Blogger IrishgirlieKnits said…

    Congrats!! What a proud day for you as a mom!! She definately looks happy!!

    So now that they've all "flown the nest," wipe that tear, its time to party :) hugs!!

  • At 8:28 AM, Blogger Neuroknitter said…

    Congratulations to you and Kate!! What a happy and proud day for you all!!

    Party??...are you supplying the cosmos and cake IGK!!?? Count me in :)

  • At 10:18 AM, Blogger Marisol said…

    Congrats to you your lovely daughter! Here's to a new chapter in her life!

    I am sure damama and dapapa are vary proud --as they should be:)

  • At 1:30 PM, Blogger Stilaholic Nartian knits said…

    Congratulations! What an awesome day it must've been.

    Man, I have a long way to go before my monkeys fly.

  • At 10:28 AM, Blogger tapmouse said…

    Adorable pics and kids! Congratulations on seeing your kids through college! Unbelievable! You are one awesome mamma! Now damama and dapapa can sit back and be proud of themselves!


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