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Jun 19, 2010

FATHER'S DAY

For this Father's Day I am going to show you a man who is a great man and a great father. My Big Burly Guy (BB Guy to those who haven't read about him here before) He has been a father for 27 years and a damned good one at that. He is a great example for his sons on what it is to be a good man and a good father. 
He is a reliable man. An even tempered man. A very smart man (married me didn't he) He worked hard through the years sometimes missing out so that I could be a stay at home Mom and care for our precious boys. 
He is very respectful of people, especially women. He is honest. He is kind. His sense of humour is quick and sharp. 
He loves his boys with all his heart and they mean more to him than anything in the whole world.
Happy Father's Day to my B B Guy. I love you.




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34 comments:

Keetha Denise Broyles said...

Yep, he looks awesome alright! And just look at the SIZE of those fish - - - Fisherhubby would be soooo jealous if her were here to SEE that picture instead of off in Canada fishing for himself!

:-)

Teacher's Pet said...

A beautiful Father's day post to BB. Awesome, Lori. I hope that he reads and reads this (and prints it out...) Happy Fathers Day to BB from Jackie

The Tablescaper said...

Looking forward to having you join us on the 20th for Summer Sundays!

- The Tablescaper

Shirley said...

Very nice tribute to a wonderful sounding husband! Will he get to read this : ))

Bernie said...

What a wonderful tribute to the father of your children. love it.
Happy Father's Day BB......:-) Hugs

Shugee @ Blue Heron Cottage said...

Lori, I love this! I so get how much you said here. I'm so happy your sons have such a wonderful father and also that he has them and you to appreciate what a special man he is. I am going to post also about my husband for Fathers Day and then read your post and again we think alike.

Great job on the mosiac and I love his childhood boy photo, oh so cute.
Hugs,
Kim

~Carrie from Cottage Cozy~ said...

What a lovely tribute to your guy! Happy Father's Day!

Jo Anne said...

What a beautiful tribute to BBG - it bought tears to my eyes xx

Cindy (Applestone Cottage) said...

What a lovely tribute~
He sounds like a really wonderful man!
Thanks for sharing this lovely post.
Cindy

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

That's so nice-hope you all have a great Father's Day!

Shellbelle said...

Great mosaic and great tribute! You're a lucky gal and he's a lucky guy to have each other. Happy Father's Day BB Guy!

Muddy Boot Dreams said...

There are many amazing fathers out there, and you have married one of them.

I want the pee story! Giggle.

Jen

vignette design said...

Your BB Guy is adorable! I see he is a fisherman too. Mine is fishing today as we speak. Hope he makes it home for the Father's Day dinner my chef children are preparing! Enjoy your day with your BB Guy Lori!

Barb~Bella Vista said...

Lori, what a beautiful post....so touching.

Barb ♥

Gardening in a Sandbox said...

Very nice Lori. He sounds perfect. Lucky girl.

Sue said...

Oh Lori- this is just a tremendous way to honor your man! I'd say both of you are lucky to have each other. And yeah, he'd have to be smart to marry YOU!! And NO, I did not instigate the fiasco at our wedding reception table. LOL
hugs, Ethel

Snap said...

Wonderful tribute to your hubby on Father's Day. Have a wonderful week!

eileeninmd said...

Wonderful post for your Dad. The photos and mosaic are great. I love the one with the big fish!

Dishesdone said...

What a terrific post! And a super mosaic tribute to honor your guy! Happy Father's Day!

Lana G! said...

What a great tribute!

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

A very nice tribute to your husband, Lori! I also have a good guy. Hope you all enjoyed a Happy Father's Day! Happy MM!

GrandmaK said...

I'm fortunate to have found a husband/father just as you did! My best wishes to him and your!!! Thank you for stopping by. You are always most welcome!!! Cathy

luna said...

Oh, very nice tribute to your husband!
Happy MM!

Kathy said...

Excellent tribute! Dads should be recognized more - our society is making them look so bad -movies etc...
love it when they're appreciated - so very important to ours and our children's lives.
You're blessed,
Have a great day!
Kathy

shirley said...

What a lovely tribute - and a great assortment of pictures.
Hope you have a great day!

black eyed susans kitchen said...

Such a nice tribute, and that vintage black and white snap is so adorable!

Kathleen said...

What a lovely tribute to your dear husband!

Glenda/MidSouth said...

What a nice post. Those are 2 big fish he caught! :D

Regina said...

A wonderful post.
Happy MM.
Have a great week.

Regina

Riet said...

What a lovely tribute to your husband and I can tell you I could say the same about my husband who has been a father for 49 years to our four sons.
Thank you for sharing and lovely pictures

My Grama's Soul said...

Lori.....what a beautiful post to your beautiful husband.

Jo

Shelia said...

Aw, this was such a sweet post!
Thank you so much for popping in to see me.
be a sweetie,
shelia ;)

Icy BC said...

Is there another like him around? What a great tribute to a wonderful man.

The Lucy and Dick Show said...

It's always obvious how much you love him!

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