The best birthday gifts are the smiles on the faces of my sweet family!…

The best birthday gifts are the smiles on the faces of my sweet family!…

Bates Family General

The best birthday gifts are the smiles on the faces of my sweet family! ☺️So many people went out of their way to make me feel special, though! 🎉Thank each of you, family & friends, for the many sweet texts, calls, & well wishes that were sent! 🎈And especially thank you to my sweet husband…

Friends used to always glance at our long line of kids, and they would…

Friends used to always glance at our long line of kids, and they would…

Bates Family General

Friends used to always glance at our long line of kids, and they would typically comment, “Wow! You’ve got your hands full!” Soooo true!! But we would also remind ourselves that we have our hearts full too! Well, our hearts are going to be a little bit fuller next spring as we welcome new grand…

Friends used to always glance at our long line of kids, and they would…

Friends used to always glance at our long line of kids, and they would…

Bates Family General

Friends used to always glance at our long line of kids, and they would typically comment, “Wow! You’ve got your hands full!” Soooo true!! But we would also remind ourselves that we have our hearts full too! Well, our hearts are going to be a little bit fuller next spring as we welcome new grand…