Tuesday, 28 July 2009

Proud and Sad Mommy moment

AHHHHH- I was soo soooo proud of Nathan on Saturday night. He not only *cleaned up well* but was sooo the gentleman I expected him to be ;-)

We took Nathan to fetch his date for the evening, Sarah, and to meet her parents. On leaving he opened the door and stepped aside for her to go through first, then when at the car- opened her door for her- and then made sure she was comfortable before closing it. Then went around to get in the other side. AHHH- I felt so good seeing that! I’ve always told him to at least try act like a gentleman even when the *lady* says she doesn’t need it etc. But to see it in action made this mommy VERY PROUD!

And just look at my grown up little boy- boohoo- not so much a BOY anymore-lol

I had to do some *sly* ones and can’t wait for the official ones to arrive ;-)

My flash hadn’t charged enough yet and this photo is not the best quality but you can at least see just how gorgeous they looked full length.

The back of Sarah’s dress. Was a crushed Velvet, simple but oh so elegant and pretty. Her coat and Nathan’s tie were the perfect match too!

And my Favourite- so natural and you can see the *reds* are just perfect!!

They made a very elegant couple stepping out the car at the entrance of the Dance.

Nathan has been asked to model his outfit at a fashion show tonight-lol . I asked him if he knew how to walk on a ramp?- He of COURSE now with a smug grin on his face, turns around and swaggers his hips like a woman on steroids and 10 carrots stuck up his *backside*- BWWWWWWWWWWAHAHAHAHAHA, we both ROLLED with laughter and kept giggling for most of the afternoon every time we looked at each other. ;-)

More stories to follow –LOL

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I hope you all had a fantastic weekend. I had one I won’t forget , and I know Nathan did too ;-)

Until tomorrow-


14 comments:

GSCreations said...

Morning morning, Kim's having internet problems so had to try and post her update.........oooh boy i see i made some bhoooo-booo's (sorry sis)LOL, hopefully you'll be back up and running in no time:)

VJ's Scrap Room said...

Good Morning Kim:)
LOVE your pics!! Thanks for sharing your proud moments with us!Whew! they sure grow up fast don't they? :)

Hugs,
Valinda

LouCeeCreations said...

Oh.. Kimmy! you are still having internet problems...
just love the photographs of your young GENTLEMAN and his gorgeous date.. isn't it funny when you have mixed emotions.. proud for the amazing man he as grown into and sad because he's not your little boy anymore.. been there done that as they say.. heehee!

Sharon aka Scrapcat4914 said...

OMG Kim they make a GORGEOUS couple & SEXY TOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!
TYFS the FAB pics!!!!!!!!!!
HUGE HUGS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Di at Legacy4Life said...

Oooohhh - How long is the grab bag up for? Just have to have those vintage overlays. Payday?!!!

Nathan looks stunning.

Hugs
Di
(handing Kim some tissues)

geezee said...

Wow, He sure is a young gentleman. I love when my kids show others that manners were taught to them. It makes all those "what am I gonna do with this kid? moments worth it. I am sending my oldest baby way away on a plane Thursday to nanny for some people. Wish me luck.(Insert hysterical crying)

charlie said...

Gorgeous couple..no wonder your so proud..It's wonderful that he has lovely gentlemanly traits..welldone on you both raising a fine young man!
Comeon blogger be nice to Kimmy ;)

xashee's corner said...

sorry you are having internet troubles still! thank you for allllll that you share! Nathan's pictures are wonderful! :) have a great day!

Rose said...

I hope my son grows up to respect women too, seems it's lacking so much in society these days, and when I started going out with my husband I was all women's lib, I can open my own door thank you very much, but it does make me feel special when he takes that extra moment to open my door for me. Great job on raising a polite and respectful young man!!

Jazzy said...

Nathan has turned from an adolesant to a young man before our eyes in your shared pictures thru the years..and wow what a handsome one too..I think he got the best of you and Wayne both..I know you are so very proud of him..
You all have a great realationship and thats hard to find these days with parents and teenagers..great job Mom..love all the eye candy today..hugs meee

Linda Walton aka bobbysgirlforever said...

Kim, Nathan is GORGEOUS as is his mom and dad!!! He is such a PERFECT blend of the two of you and all I can say is you've "done good" in raising him to be a gentleman and a responsible member of society! TOUCHE' to you and Wayne! Nathan and Sarah make for a LOVELY couple indeed!

SO many YUMMY treats over here from you, Bunny and your AMAZING CT! You DA BOMB baaaaaaaaaaaabeeeeeeeeee!!!

Love ya and hope you are back online ASAP!

XOXO,
Linda :-D

thescrappywife said...

Nathan's haircut turned out fabulous! I'm glad he and his friend had a lovely evening.

Thank you for links to more wonderful freebies!

HoleyCow Designs said...

oh wow! what a handsome MAN he has turned into.. you poor thing! lol its times like that you go.. WAIT A MINUTE.. what happened.. where was I.. when did this happen..
Loveing all the new stuff.. and the stuff with your sister.. amazing.. dont know your family stands it with all that talent in it!

Jenni said...

aaah, Kim, they look so "handsome". I hope he had fun!!! I know the sentimental feeling, my oldest is 21 at the end of August, an adult at last !!