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Birthday at the Beach

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Last Saturday, following the departure of our beloved family back to Kentucky, 4/5's of my kiddos, Titus and I loaded up and headed for the Outer Banks!  James stayed back with Tony, who was preaching at the Summit Church in Durham both Saturday and Sunday services...   Feel the excitement...
 No sooner had we unloaded did the kids begin exploring all the board games... the favorite of the week: Checkers  My parents arrived shortly after us and were able to stay for a couple nights.  We immediately took a walk to the beach...
 Love these snapshots...  Precious...
 While my children scurried around collecting sea shells, chasing crabs and digging up sand fleas/fiddlers, I reminisced the days of my childhood as did my father...
 Dad was born and raised in Suffolk, Virginia.  He grew up coming to the Outer Banks all the time.  In fact, he jokes about all the people of his parents' generation buying up land in Nags Head when nothing else was here. His dad (my grandfather) was rea…